Use material safety data sheets.
Where do you get an MSDS? Glad you asked!
Log on to the Internet and go to: http://www.dlis.dla.mil/hmirsl
Once at the web site, click on:
HMIRS Registration Forms
Download the registration form, fill it in and then send it in. You'll get an email back with a user ID. Once you have the ID, you can click on:
Connect to HMIRS
From there, you can search by stock number, part number, CAGE code or contract number for the MSDS you need.
If you have questions about a battery MSDS, email: AMSEL-SF@maill.monmouth.army.mil
If you have trouble accessing the web site, contact DLIS: DUS-Support@dlis.dla.mil
Or call them at DSN 661-7766 or (877) 352-2255. Don't have access to the Internet and need an MSDS in a hurry? Call DSN 987-7445 or (732) 427-7445.