Safety Data Sheets for Laundry

Safety Data Sheets (SDS) must be available for all chemicals used within the laundry, and they must be readily accessible via an electronic system, QR code system, or paper copy. 

Laundry employees need to know where to find the SDS in case of a chemical-related incident or an emergency.

All SDS must

Be monitored and updated regularly to ensure that they are up-to-date and at least not more than five years old

Be simple and easy to read

Give clear first-aid instructions and instructions on how to manage spills and exposure events

Be readily available in a location accessible to staff within the laundry