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Safety Data Sheets: Information that Could Save Your Life

Teachers: Make Safety Data Sheets a part of your chemistry instruction and teach your students how to assess hazards related to chemicals with this ChemMatters article. Print and share with your students and colleagues.

See also How to Make Chemistry Classroom Demonstrations and Experiments Safer (Chemical & Engineering News, 93(46), pp 37-39).

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