Section 2: Hazard identification

Information overview:
  • Health hazards;
  • Environmental hazards;
  • Physical and chemical hazards/fire and explosion hazards;
  • Classification of the substance or mixture;
  • Labeling information.
This section describes the hazard(s) of the product (substance or mixture) and the appropriate warning information (signal word, hazard statements and precautionary statements). More detailed information on these hazards is provided elsewhere in the safety data sheet (SDS). All necessary information on classification and labeling is also displayed within this section.

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  • Classification
  • Hazard
  • Labeling
  • Mixture
  • Safety
  • Safety Data Sheet
  • SDS
  • Substance