SDS Only

Chemwatch has a new SDS authoring service: SDS Only.

This service is available to new and existing Chemwatch clients. Once a request is submitted, our in-house chemists research and author the SDS you require. For 1–3 SDS, the lead time is 48 hours. For 4-10 SDS, the lead time is 1 week. Requests of 11 or more SDS will be reviewed and a time frame will be advised.

Why choose Chemwatch?

We have been experts in global SDS management and chemicals safety for over 30 years, with offices across the globe. Our teams are comprised of specialists in chemistry, toxicology, OHS and regulatory information, just to name a few.

Make your SDS work harder for you

We have also worked out that SDS (by themselves) are useless! It is the data extracted from the SDS that brings the most benefit. Using SDS data, we create Risk Assessment Reports, author secondary documents (including labels), and map hazardous chemicals with our proprietary Heat Mapping software. For more information on our extraction service, read SDS are useless.

Prefer to write your own SDS?

If you would prefer to write your own SDS, Chemwatch has you covered. GoSDS is an online pay-as-you-go authoring platform enabling you to author GHS-compliant SDS in under 10 steps. AuthorITe is a subscription-based authoring service allowing you to author SDS with all the bonus features included.

Need a way to manage your chemicals?

If you want that little bit extra, we have packages that include SDS management, as well as a number of other services, including chemical registers, risk assessments, labelling and manifests, to name a few.

For a free SDS trial of up to three chemicals through BackPack, click here.

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Q: What is the lead time for this service?

A: For 1–3 SDS, the lead time is 48 hours. For 4-10 SDS, the lead time is 1 week. Requests of 11 or more SDS will be reviewed and a time frame will be advised.


Q: What type of SDS will I receive?

A: A GHS-compliant Chemwatch chemist-authored SDS.


Q: What is the cost of this service?

A: $459.80 AUD per SDS (i.e. $919.60 AUD for two; $1,379.40 AUD for three).


Q: How do I apply for more than ten SDS?

A: Select the “11 or more” option, and a team member will be in touch.


Q: What countries and languages do the SDS cover?

A: The SDS can be in any one of 47 languages, across 100 countries.


Q: What is the difference between this SDS Only service, GoSDS and AuthorITe?

A: GoSDS is a pay-as-you-go online authoring system that allows you to create your own SDS in 8 simple steps. Attached to a subscription, AuthorITe makes it possible for you to write your own SDS with all the bells and whistles, in under 5 minutes. SDS Only is an inhouse authoring service that both new and existing clients can access .


Q: Do you offer an Emergency Response service?

A: Yes. You can choose to add our ER service through this platform. Our global Emergency Response hotline gives you and your organisation 24/7 access to our team of experts. Our level 1 response (telephone assistance) is provided globally in over 140 languages. The incident unit response team have extensive experience in dealing with such matters globally, and can advise on the best action to take in the event of an incident involving your chemicals. Subscription is for 12 months or 5 years.

Your subscription will automatically renew at the end of the Initial Term for a further period of 12 months or 5 years (as applicable). You will receive an invoice by email 6 weeks before the end of the Initial term and should be paid before the start of the succeeding period. This shall continue to renew for successive periods of 12 months or 5 years (as applicable) and you will receive an invoice 6 weeks before the end of each succeeding period.

You may cancel your subscription by replying to the renewal email informing us that you do not wish to renew your subscription. Your subscription will be cancelled from the end of the Initial Term or Renewal Period (as applicable).


Q: What if I need my SDS reviewed?

A: There is no option for review. If you would like an updated SDS, you will have to request a new one.


Q: Are these SDS compliant with GHS?

A: Yes


Q: Can I request a refund?

A: Unfortunately we do not offer refunds for this service. All sales are final.

At Chemwatch, we provide SDS management and SDS authoring to keep your chemical management systems up to date.

Chemwatch has been a leading provider in chemical management systems for over 30 years. Specialising in chemicals safety, we're an international company headquartered in Australia, with offices throughout Europe, the US and Asia-Pacific regions. We are a large employer of science graduates and postgraduates—including chemists, toxicologists and OHS specialists. Thousands of organisations use Chemwatch services globally, including manufacturers, multinationals, hospitals, research institutes, and governments, for Chemicals Management, SDS Management and Authoring, and Regulatory Compliance.

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