WHMIS (Toluene)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2004-07-08
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B2

  • WHMIS pictogram :

    D2A, D2B

B2
  • Flammable Liquid 1
  • flash point = 4,4 °C Setaflash closed cup
D2A
  • Very Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects 2 3
  • embryotoxicity in animals
D2B
  • Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects 4
  • skin irritation in animals

Disclosure at 0,1% according to classification criteria

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-02-25

  • Flammable liquids - Category 21
    • Flash point = 4,4 °C Setaflash closed cup and boiling point = 111 °C
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 25
  • Reproductive toxicity - Category 26 7
    • Toxic to the development
    • Adverse effects on the development of the offspring
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (narcotic effects) - Category 3 - Narcotic effect5 6
  • Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure - Category 25
  • Aspiration hazard - Category 15
    • Liquid hydrocarbon with a kinematic viscosity of 0,676 mm2/s at 20 °C

  • GHS pictogram : Flame

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • GHS pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Highly flammable liquid and vapour (H225)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child (H361)
May cause drowsinesss or dizziness (H336)
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure (H373)
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways (H304)

Ingredient disclosure

References

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