Hazardous Materials

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Video
Learning Kit
Abstract: 

What is a hazardous material spill?
What is hazardous waste?
How can we clean up spills safely and dispose of
hazardous waste properly?
Peggy joins an emergency clean up crew in St. Paul to learn
how a hazardous spill is contained and the proper way to
dispose of hazardous materials. She is instructed in the
proper way to use protective clothing and equipment for
cleaning up the spill.

Author: 
Newton's Apple
Topic Areas: 
Hazardous Waste
Pollution Prevention
Safety
Waste Management
Target Audience: 
Grades 7-9
Grades Pre K-6
All
Geographic Location: 
Metro
Pages/Length: 
7 min.
Date Produced/Published: 
4/10/06
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
no