WHMIS (Acrolein)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2004-11-30
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B2

  • WHMIS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

    D1A

  • WHMIS pictogram : Corrosion

    E

B2
  • Flammable Liquid 1
  • flash point = -26 °C closed cup (non reported method)
D1A
  • Very Toxic Material Causing Immediate and Serious Toxic Effects 2
  • acute lethality: LD50 oral (rat) = 46 mg/kg
E
  • Corrosive Material 2
  • necrosis of animal skin tissue

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

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-08-19

  • Flammable liquids - Category 23
    • Flash point = -26 °C closed cup (non reported method) and boiling point = 53 °C
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 24 5 6 7 8
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 34 5 7 8 9
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 15 6 7 8 9
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 16 7 8 10 11 12
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 14 7 11 12
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 17 8 11 12 13

  • GHS pictogram : Flame

  • GHS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • GHS pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

Highly flammable liquid and vapour (H225)
Fatal if swallowed (H300)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)
Fatal if inhaled (H330)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

Ingredient disclosure

References

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