Preparation of Safety Data Sheets for Hazardous Chemicals Code of Practice - Northern Territory

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you conduct a business that involves or is in relation to the preparation of safety data sheets for hazardous chemicals or if you have a duty to manage a workplace where safety data sheets are required for working with hazardous chemicals.

You may achieve compliance with your legislative requirements through another method if it provides an equivalent or higher standard of work health and safety.

A safety data sheet is a document that provides critical information about hazardous chemicals. Safety data sheets include:

  • the chemical's identity and ingredients
  • health and physical hazards
  • safe handling and storage procedures
  • emergency procedures
  • disposal considerations.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

Contact details

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Workplace Health and Safety

NT WorkSafe

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Operating address: Randazzo Centre
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850
Operating address: The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1722
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 1800 019 115
Email: ntworksafe@nt.gov.au
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