13. Below is a list of possible characteristics of solid waste containers. Indicate which
are appropriate specifications for solid waste containers by writing "appropriate" or "not
appropriate" after each item.
Water tight _________________________________
Large enough to prevent overflow _________________________________
Loose-fitting lids _________________________________
14. You are checking a mobile home site and observe that bulk containers for solid
waste are being used to service several mobile homes. What are the specifications that
you should check to determine that these containers meet standards?
15. You are checking the location of bulk containers for solid waste at a mobile home
site and observe the following:
The containers are in permanent locations.
They are mounted on racks.
They have 8 inches of clear space beneath them.
Do the containers meet standards? If not, what is the problem and its correction?