# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Small Engine Repair Task 1570654767

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate the precautions for the use of chemicals.

Definition

Demonstration should include the use of solvents, soaps, cleaning solutions, fuel, lubricants, specialty additives, and gases. Demonstration should also emphasize the use, hazards, and precautions associated with each, in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions and industry/government regulations.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to read the manufacturer's directions before using chemicals?
  • What are possible consequences of the misuse of chemicals?
  • Where should chemicals be stored in the lab/workshop?
  • What is an SDS?