MSDS Definition

MSDS Definition: MSDS is an acronym for Material Safety Data Sheet.

A MSDS is a written document that outlines information and procedures for handling and working with chemicals.

Current MSDS documents contain physical and chemical property information, potential hazard information, emergency procedures, and manufacturer contact information.

Also Known As: Material Safety Data Sheet

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Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "MSDS Definition." ThoughtCo, Nov. 27, 2014, Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. (2014, November 27). MSDS Definition. Retrieved from Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "MSDS Definition." ThoughtCo. (accessed May 24, 2018).