Chemical Safety and HAZMAT

Chemical Safety and HazmatIt is the goal of the IAM&AW and the IAM Safety and Health Department to provide members, representatives and all workers with accurate up-to-date information. We believe all workers are entitled to a safe and healthy workplace. Without access to the latest information, workers and their families could be at risk to injury and chemical exposure. Making this information available on our web page is just one way the IAMAW is working toward this goal. More information may be available through your District or Local Lodge representative.

Please note that addresses on the internet change frequently. Try the indexes, if they change or are no longer active, please notify the IAMAW Safety and Health Department at (301) 967-4704 or e-mail to

The following are web sites relating to Occupational Safety and Health. The IAM&AW Safety and Health Department has found these to be helpful in research. These may also assist you in obtaining and providing valuable information to members in workplace safety.

Chemical Information and HAZMAT links

Chemical Information
Spanish Language Resources

For more resources, see Safety and Health Research Links

Last Updated: June 23, 2016

Chemical Information

Agency for Toxic Substance and Disease Registry

Environmental Protection Agency Safe Drinking Water

Canadian Centre for Occupational Safety and Health

Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board

Cornell University MSDS

Metal and Nonmetal Mine Safety and Health Resource Page

MSDS Search

Material Safety Data Sheet

New Jersey Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

OSHA Personal Protective Equipment

Right To Know Network

Society of Toxicology

Vermont MSDS Collection

Environmental Defense Fund’s Chemical “Scorecard”

EnviroLink Network

CDC Toxic Substances Portal

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American National Standards (ANSI)

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineer (ASHRAE)

Consumer Product Safety Commission



National Fire Protection Association

National Safety Council

National Technical Information Sys.

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Spanish Language Resources

National COSH Network

National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health

Occupational Safety and Health Administration – OSHA

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