Example HazCom Exercise


Name:                                                                                                                 Date                        

1. Identify four of five required elements of the Hazard Communication Standard.

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  4. :                                                                                                          

2. What is another name for the Hazard Communication law?                                                   

3. The Chemical Inventory should include:                     _____________

  1. only the chemicals currently used

  2. person responsible for the area

  3. common chemical names

  4. typical maximum quantities for area

  5. room number and location within area

  6. all of the above

For the following choose an MSDS  -     MSDS 1       MSDS 2  

4. What is the chemical manufactures’ name on your MSDS?                                                 

 5. What is the chemical common name on the MSDS?                                                            

6. List some of the potential hazards associated with this product? (Health Hazard Section)




7. What is the flashpoint for this chemical (Fire and Explosion Data Section)                               

8. What protective or control measures are recommended?                                                                 


9. Will this chemical react with any other chemical(s)? ?                                                                       


10. Name the routes of entry for this product? (How does it get in your system?)