- The cost of a specific chemical
- Laws governing the use of a specific chemical
- Health effects and physical properties of a specific chemical
- The amount of a specific chemical that can be legally released
The Correct Answer:
C. A Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) includes information on the Health effects and physical properties of a specific chemical.
MSDS stands for the material safety data sheet, a worksheet containing all the information on the hazardous chemicals used in different workplaces. The American Occupational Safety and Health Administration is responsible for forming this worksheet and distributing it among the members.
This data sheet provides the health effects and physical or chemical properties of specific chemicals considered poisonous/hazardous to humans or animals. This sheet also reports all the requirements, which may involve emergency planning and protecting the general public from dangerous chemicals or materials. The data does not contain any legal information related to the chemicals, the laws of using these chemicals, or the cost.
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