Model Code of Practice: preparation of safety data sheets for hazardous chemicals

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This Code applies to substances, mixtures and articles used, handled or stored at the workplace that are defined as hazardous chemicals under the Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations. This Code provides practical guidance on how to prepare a safety data sheet for any hazardous chemicals that are being manufactured or imported for use, handling or storage in Australia. It applies to any person conducting a business or undertaking involved in the manufacture or import of hazardous chemicals that will be used, or could reasonably be expected to be used, in workplaces

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Sector / Industry covered: 
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Safe Work Australia
Tasks covered: 
Handling Chemicals
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Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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