PLTW - IED Unit 9 Key Terms
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The hearing and determination of a dispute or the settling of differences between parties by a person or persons chosen or agreed to by them.
The principal legal officer of the Crown or a state
Something produced in the making of something else; a secondary result; a side effect
A substance capable of causing cancer
A detailed analysis and assessment
A biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
The US federal agency with a mission to protect human health and the environment.
The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and design devices, machines, or workspace so that people and things interact safely and most efficiently.
Conforming to an established set of principles or accepted professional standards of contact.
The moral principles governing or influencing conduct.
To form an idea of the amount or value of; assess.
A time and activity bar chart that is used for planning, managing, and controlling major programs that have a distinct beginning and end.
A danger or risk.
The effect or influence of one thing on another. Some impacts are anticipated, and others are unanticipated.
A low area of land that is built up from deposits of solid refuse in layers covered by soil.
The act or process of using an intermediary to effect an agreement or reconciliation.
Mutual discussion and arrangement of the terms of a transaction or agreement.
Principles of right action, binding upon the members of a group and serving to guide, control, or regulate proper and acceptable behavior.
Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
A government organization whose mission is to assure the safety and health of America's workers by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach, and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual improvement in workplace safety and health.
Stages a product goes through from concept and use to eventual withdrawal from the market place.
The accepted code of behavior in a particular situation.
Any natural resource that is used to make finished products.
To reclaim or reuse old materials in order to make new products
To renovate or redecorate.
Matter thrown away as worthless.
A small amount of something that remains after the main part has gone or been taken or used.
When the unit or team becomes stronger than the sum of the individual members.
An exchange of one thing in return for another; especially relinquishment of one benefit or advantage for another regarded as more desirable.
A group of people that rely primarily or exclusively on electronic forms of communication to work together in accomplishing goals.
Material which is eliminated or discarded as no longer useful or required.