WHMIS (Antimony pentachloride)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2001-09-21
  • WHMIS pictogram : Corrosion

    E

E
  • Corrosive Material 1
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods: class 8

Disclosure at 1,0% according to the Ingredient disclosure list

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-12-03

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 42
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 33 4
    • Releases a toxic gas upon contact with water: Hedrogen chloride
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 14 5 6 7 8
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 14 5 6 7
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation4 5 6 7 8 9

  • GHS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • GHS pictogram : Corrosion

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

Danger

Harmful if swallowed (H302)
On contact with water releases gases which are toxic if inhaled
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: There are no data available for the Antimony pentachloride regarding its irritation or corrosion ability. However, it forms on contact with water a corrosive substance: Hydrogen chloride"

References

The [number] refers to the ISST database of the CSST Documentation Center.