# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nail Technician I Task 1242371283

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Sanitize towels.

Definition

Sanitation measures include
  • storing soiled towels in a closed container
  • laundering towel after each use
  • storing sanitized towels in a closed, sanitized container.

A sanitized towel must be used for each client.

Reference Virginia Administrative Code 18VAC41-20-270.D Sanitation and Safety Standards for Shops, Salons, and Schools

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are possible consequences of not using a sanitized towel on a client?
  • What measures can a technician take to ensure clean towels remain sanitized until they are used on a client?
  • Why is it necessary to keep soiled towels in a closed container?