MSDS Quiz

Answer Key


1 What is the purpose of an MSDS sheet?
  Help provide for employee protection

2 The emergency overview is intended for:
  Emergency personnel

3 Inert ingredients must be listed if they contribute to the product's hazard.
  True

4 The handling procedures are designed to:
  Minimize the risk of exposure

5 Flash point is the maximum temperature at which a product will burn.
  False

6 Boiling point is the temperature at which a liquid becomes a gas.
  True

7 The acute data lists:
  Short term consequences

8 Eco-acute toxicity describes how much of a chemical you can put on.
  False

9 The lower the number in the hazard class, the safer the chemical is.
  False

10 The issue date/date prepared lists the date the chemical was made.
  False (its the date when the MSDS was prepared)