What is the purpose of a Safety Data Sheet?
- to specify procedures for dealing with potentially hazardous materials
- to specify procedures in designing and building common computer systems
- to specify procedures for the operation of sensitive components and prevention of electrostatic discharge
- to specify procedures in the use of humidity control and prevention of moisture damage
A Safety Data Sheet is a fact sheet that summarizes information about material identification, including hazardous ingredients that can affect personal health, fire hazards, and first-aid requirements. The SDS explains how to dispose of potentially hazardous materials in the safest manner.