AND MSDS NOTEBOOK
In order to ensure chemical safety in the workplace,
information must be available about the identities and hazards of
the chemicals. OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) requires
the development and dissemination of such information:
- Chemical manufacturers and
importers are required to evaluate the hazards of the chemicals they
produce or import, and
- Prepare labels and material
safety data sheets (MSDSs) to convey the hazard information to their
- All employers with
hazardous chemicals in their workplaces must have labels and MSDSs
for their exposed workers, and train them to handle the chemicals
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a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).