Material Safety Data Sheets
· What is
a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)?
|A Material Safety Data
Sheet (MSDS) is designed to provide both workers and
emergency personnel with the proper procedures for handling
or working with a particular substance. MSDS's include
information such as physical data (freezing
health effects, first aid, reactivity, storage, disposal,
equipment, and spill/leak procedures. These are of
particular use if a spill or other accident occurs.
Who are MSDS's for?
a. Employees who may
be occupationally exposed to a
b. Employers who need
to know the proper methods for storage etc.
responders such as fire fighters, hazardous material
crews, emergency medical technicians, and emergency room
MSDS's are not meant for consumers. An MSDS reflects the hazards of working with the
material in an occupational fashion. For example, an MSDS for
paint is not highly pertinent to someone who uses a can of paint
once a year, but is extremely important to someone who does this
in a confined space 40 hours a week.
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please provide ONE of the following:
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