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What is a MSDS?

Material Safety Data Sheets are a summary of the health hazards of the material and associated recommended safe work practices. MSDS are required by OSHA to be sent by chemical manufacturers to the purchasers of their chemicals.

If you work in a lab, then OSHA says you should:

If you work with chemicals, but not in a lab you fall under the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard

 


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