Protective Coatings Application: Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Objective: To recognize and describe the contents of safety data sheets (SDS), as supplied by coating manufacturers.

  • It is a legal requirement that a safety data sheet is supplied to the buyer of the product.
  • The safety data sheet should be made available at the workface - to the operators.
  • The format of the safety data sheets can vary from supplier to supplier.
  • You should not use products without having the safety data sheets available.

We will also review hazard communication methods used in certain countries.