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Chemical Profiles

The Chemical Profiles are based on information in CCOHS's CHEMINFO database. CHEMINFO contains around 700 comprehensive, fully referenced reviews on chemicals, their hazards, control measures, and other information, all arranged in the 16-heading format used in safety data sheets (SDSs). Records are written by occupational health and safety professionals. A sample record is available on CCOHS's web site. For subscription information, contact CCOHS customer service at 1-800-668-4284 (Canada and USA) or via our online form.

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