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A Safety Data Sheet (formerly called Material Safety Data Sheet) is a detailed informational document prepared by the manufacturer or importer of a hazardous chemical. It describes the physical and chemical properties of the product. SDS’s contain useful information such as toxicity, flash point, procedures for spills and leaks, storage guidelines, and exposure control.
Read about My Research Safety, a Web portal for centralized access to your Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) audits, inventory, and authorizations.
The Field Operational Planner helps you anticipate and prepare for potential risks before you go.
Lab Notes newsletter delivers safety news to UC San Diego's research community.
EH&S publishes and distributes Lab Notes quarterly to PIs, Lab Contacts, and Department Safety Coordinators.