# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology II (2-year Program) Task 62159052

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Sanitize and disinfect work areas.

Definition

Sanitization should include, but is not limited to
  • using Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered sanitation chemicals
  • washing surfaces after each use
  • removing dust and dirt from areas
  • disposing of regular and hazardous waste in proper containers
for the appropriate process of sanitizing the lounge, stock room, individual station, and shampoo area.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to keep all work areas clean?
  • Who is responsible for maintaining work areas?
  • What safety issues should be considered when cleaning work areas?