Department of Personnel and Civil Service Commission
City of Pittsburgh
Hazard Communication Program
(Pennsylvania Worker & Community Right to Know Act)
HAZCOM Homepage: An Introduction
The City of Pittsburgh Hazard Communication Program (HAZCOM) incorporates all aspects of the Pennsylvania Worker and Community Right to Know Act. Further details regarding these programs can be found by calling the Safety Office at 412-255-2403 or 412-255-2383.
The HAZCOM Program is administered by the Safety Office.
This information, containing the Hazardous Substance Survey Inventory, Manufacturer’s Product Listing and respective Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs), will be regularly updated to reflect new and updated products used in various City of Pittsburgh departments.
How to Use this Information to find a Material Safety Data Sheet
How to find an MSDS:
In order to track an MSDS it is best to know the specific name of the productand the manufacturer. The MSDS can be found with either the product name or manufacturer but with more difficulty.
If only a keyword is known regarding a product, such as “diesel”, “hydraulic” or “Exxon”, a search may be conducted in the Hazardous Substance Survey Inventory or the Manufacturer Product listings. The search will help you find the title of the specific product, manufacturer or can be used to find a specific substance used in a product.
Hazardous Substance Survey Inventory (Inventory updated on 11-17-05)
The listing is alphabetical according to the name of the product. Other information includes the name of the manufacturer and composition information.