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Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b

  1. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    Pumping, hauling, and disposal of wastes removed from the sewage disposal systems of portable toilets requires the same license as for a private sewage system contractor.
    False
  2. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    For licensure to dispose of wastes from portable toilets, the Act indicates that the Department may accept certification by the educational and training program from:
    1. the Portable Sanitation Association International’s Health and Safety Certification
    2. the IDPH only
    3. IL EPA
  3. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    IDPH shall establish and enforce standards of cleanliness for companies that ____________ portable toilets for commercial purposes. Which of the following best completes the blank in the sentence:
    1. sell
    2. rent
    3. maintain
    4. all of the above
  4. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    Those cleanliness standards include, but are not limited to:
    1. each unit shall be thoroughly cleaned at each pumping, including all parts
    2. soap and paper products shall be refilled at each pumping if needed
    3. the roof of the unit is not required to be cleaned at each pumping
    4. A and B
  5. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    After a portable unit is cleaned, it shall be inspected to ensure compliance with the rules regarding ventilation, safety, and security.
    True
  6. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    According to the Act, a company responsible for portable toilets shall designate one representative who will be responsible for ensuring that the standards of cleanliness are met. That person:
    1. may be the person responsible for cleaning the unit.
    2. must be a company management official.
    3. must be certified by IEPA.
    4. may not be the same person that has responsibility to clean the units.
  7. Private Sewage Disposal Licensing Act — Section 5b
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    Persons cleaning portable toilets shall:
    1. wear protective equipment
    2. be trained in proper procedures for sanitation
    3. be trained in proper procedures for self protection
    4. all of the above