from Thomson Micromedex
鈾? Provides convenient access to pharmaceutical and chemical hazard data
and handling procedures
鈾? Helps meet OSHA and other regulatory compliance requirements
鈾? Assists with facility safety management
The Pharmaceutical MSDS gives quick access to materials safety data sheets for drugs and chemicals handled in
pharmacies everyday. The safe handling of drugs and chemicals is a priority, as is meeting regulatory compliance.
Our Pharmaceutical MSDS database, prepared by the U.S. Pharmacopoeia (USP) Convention, delivers more than
1,000 material safety data sheets covering the health hazards and handling procedures for materials used in the
manufacture or compounding of pharmaceuticals. Having convenient access to this information helps ensure
individuals safety and meets government regulations and right-to-know legislation.
Pharmaceutical MSDS also cover health hazard
Pharmaceutical MSDS are designed for use by
information, first aid measures, toxicological
healthcare and industrial pharmacists, risk and safety
measures, firefighting measures, and physical
personnel, and regulatory compliance managers.
They contain information necessary for safely
handling drugs and chemicals commonly found in
The U.S. Pharmacopoeia is a non-government
organization that promotes public health by
Each Pharmaceutical MSDS includes:
establishing state-of-the-art standards to ensure the
Each sheet contains summaries of key
quality of medicines and other healthcare
information about hazardous substances in
technologies. These standards are developed by a
the following format:
鈥? unique process of public involvement and are
鈥? accepted worldwide.
鈥? Physical and chemical
鈥? Physical hazards
鈥? Health hazards
鈥? Special protection information
鈥? Special precautions and spill/leak
To learn more, please call (800) 525-9083 (+1 303 486-6444 outside the U.S. and Canada) or your local
distributor. Or visit www.micromedex.com/products.
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