Colorado Department of Pesticide Education Program at Colorado State University

Pesticide Label Search

Pesticide applicators shouwld have a copy of the Pesticide Labels and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) on record for each pesticide applied on the job.

Pesticide Labels

Certified pesticide applicators must know what information is found on the pesticide label as it is a legal document. It contains information on how, when, and where the pesticide can be used. It lists hazards to humans and domestic animals, and also lists any environmental hazards. An applicator MUST have the product label in their possession during an application.

Material Safety Data Sheets

For every pesticide there is also a document known as a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). The MSDS contains information on the hazard from fire and explosion, health hazard data, reactivity data, and procedures required for environmental protection. The MSDS also contains information on actions to take in case of a spill or leak.

Label and MSDS Resources


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