Chemical Safety Information

Governmental Agencies

  • Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry (ATSDR)
  • Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Heath (NIOSH)
  • NIOSH's Master Index of Occupational Health Guidlines for Chemical Hazards
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Occupational exposure to hazardous chemicals in laboratories - 1910.1450 Regulation Standard.

  • National Research Council Recommendations Concerning Chemical Hygiene in Laboratories (Non-Mandatory) - 1910.1450AppA

  • References (Non-Mandatory) - 1910.1450AppB
  • In compliance with OSHA Regulations, we present here The Lycoming College Chemistry Department Chemical Hygiene Plan

    Other Sources

  • Hazardous Chemical Database at the University of Akron
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Chemical Safety and Disposal Guide at the University of Wisconsin

    MSDS Information

  • MSDS Online Includes MSDS information

  • Where to find MSDS on the Internet

  • ChemFinder.Com Enter chemical name, CAS number, molecular formula or weight and get information, including MSDS
  • Click here for Commercial sites with some MSDS information (often difficult to get MSDS information this way).

    General Chemistry Information