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Spring 2007 Chemistry 20L Report Guideline for the MSDS Exercise I. On-line Resources for Laboratory Safety Go to and read the safety information provided in the following websites: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Home Page NFPA Chemical Hazard Symbols II. Guideline for the MSDS Exercise This MSDS report exercise will serve as a guide for the rest of the quarter regarding the safety information that you need to collect and include in the introductory material each time you use a new chemical. You may use any of the Web sites that are listed on the MSDS tutorial for this exercise. Note: You should choose the site that provides you with the chemical information that matches most closely to the concentration or reagent grade listed for the chemical. Directions: Look up the MSDS information for the following chemicals: Acetic Acid (5%) Sodium Chloride (ACS, Reagent Grade) Sulfuric Acid (Concentrated) Potassium Hydroxide
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Unformatted text preview: (ACS, Reagent Grade) Record the following MSDS information in your laboratory notebook for only TWO of the chemicals listed above. Printouts directly from Web pages will NOT be accepted for grading . (i) Chemical name (ii) Product or commercial name (iii) Formula weight and chemical formula (iv) Physical state at room temperature (v) Melting and/or boiling points, specific gravity or density (vi) Solubility in water (vii) Fire and explosion hazard (viii) Health hazards Submitting your MSDS report: Neatly organize your information into one page or less of your lab notebook to show easy access of information. Do not exceed more than one and a half page per molecule. Use the following items of required information as headings in your report on the salient properties and safety issues for the compound. Reference the site or sites (i.e. write down the name and the complete URL address) that you used for each of the chemical....
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