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Safety Data Sheets, Chemical Container Labels & Other Chemical Safety Information

Safety Data Sheets and Chemical Container Labels

Cornell EHS provides campus wide access to Chemwatch, an online Globally Harmonized System chemical container label and Safety Data Sheet (SDS) database consisting of over 250,000 Chemwatch authored documents, and 13 million vendor supplied documents.

A Cornell NetID is required to access the Chemwatch Database. Using this database, you can:
  • Search for SDSs

  • Generate and print chemical container labels
  • Download document to your computer

This system can be accessed from any iOS or Android device. A link to the system is located at the EHS Lab & Research Safety Web Site.

Chemical Safety Information Resources


Internet Site

Occupational Safety & Health  Administration

OSHA Chemical Data
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists ACGIH
National Toxicology Program National Toxicology Program
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH
NIOSH International Chemical Safety Cards
American Chemical Society ACS Chemical Laboratory Information Profiles
U.S Department of Health & Human Services National Library of Medicine – Household products