Hazardous Substances

Fact Sheets are prepared for substances on the New Jersey Right to Know Hazardous Substance List. More than 2,000 Fact Sheets have been completed and more than 900 have been translated into Spanish. The Fact Sheets are prepared on pure substances and contain information on health hazards, exposure limits, personal protective equipment, proper handling, first aid, and emergency procedures for fires and spills.

The RTKHSL identifies the following for each chemical: the Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) number, common name, chemical name including synonym(s), RTK substance number, the US Department of Transportation number, and the source(s) from which the hazardous substance was obtained.

Last Reviewed: 4/17/2017