WHMIS (o-Phthalaldehyde)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2006-06-05
  • WHMIS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

    D1B, D2B

D1B
  • Toxic Material Causing Immediate and Serious Toxic Effects 1
  • Acute lethality : LD50 oral (rat) = 121 mg/kg
D2B
  • Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects 1
  • Eye irritation in animals; Skin irritation in animals
WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2014-11-14

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 31
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 2
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 2
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Not reviewed
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure - Not reviewed

  • GHS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

Danger

Toxic if swallowed (H301)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
Causes serious eye irritation (H319)
Acute toxicity - inhalation : Not available
Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure : Not available

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: This classification comes from an automated conversion of the classification established under the Controlled Products Regulations. The complete classification under the Hazardous Products Regulations will be determined at a later date.

References

  • ▲1.  Johnson & Johnson Medical, Executive summary. Toxicological data for ortho-phthalaldehyde (OPA) (1,2-benzenedicarboxaldehyde).

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