The Information That Should Be Included On A Manufacturer’s Safety Data Sheet Supplied With A Hazardous Substance.

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Identify the information that should be included on a manufacturer’s safety data sheet supplied with a hazardous substance.

The section headings for a sixteen section MSDS are as follows:

  • Section 1 – Chemical Product and Company Identification
  • Section 2 – Composition/Information on Ingredients
  • Section 3 – Hazards Identification



  • Section 4 – First Aid Measures
  • Section 5 – Fire Fighting Measures
  • Section 6 – Accidental Release Measures
  • Section 7 – Handling and Storage
  • Section 8 – Exposure Control/Personal Protection
  • Section 9 – Physical and Chemical Properties
  • Section 10 – Stability and Reactivity
  • Section 11 – Toxicological Information



  • Section 12 – Ecological Information
  • Section 13 – Disposal Considerations
  • Section 14 – Transport Information
  • Section 15 – Regulatory Information
  • Section 16 – Other Information

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