WHMIS (o-Anisidine)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 1993-03-20
  • WHMIS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

    D1B, D2A

D1B
  • Toxic Material Causing Immediate and Serious Toxic Effects
D2A
  • Very Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects

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

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-01-21

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 41 2
  • Carcinogenicity - Category 23 4
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure - Category 22 5
  • Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure - Category 22 6

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • GHS pictogram : Health hazard

Warning

Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Suspected of causing cancer (H351)
May cause damage to organs (H371)
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure (H373)

Ingredient disclosure

References

  • ▲1.  Centre canadien d'hygiène et de sécurité au travail, CHEMINFO, Hamilton, Ont. : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety   http://ccinfoweb.ccohs.ca/cheminfo/search.html
  • ▲2.  Bureau européen des substances chimiques, European Union Risk Assessment Report: o-Anisidine. 32nd Priority List, Vol. 15. Luxembourg : Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. (2002).
  • ▲3.  American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, Documentation of the threshold limit values and biological exposure indices / Documentation of TLV's and BEI's. 7th ed. Cincinnati, Ohio : ACGIH. (2001-). Publication #0100Doc. [RM-514008]   http://www.acgih.org
  • ▲4.  Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Toxicological profile for Methyl Parathion. Atlanta, GA : ATSDR. (2001).   http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/ToxProfiles/tp48.pdf
  • ▲5.  ASHBY, J. et al., «THE NON-GENOTOXICITY TO RODENTS OF THE POTENT RODENT BLADDER CARCINOGENS O-ANISIDIEN AND P-CRESIDINE .» Mutation Research. Vol. 250, no. 1, p. 115-133. (1991). [AP-036824]
  • ▲6.  ECHA (European Chemicals Agency) , Information on Chemicals (REACH). Helsinki, Finland.   http://echa.europa.eu/information-on-chemicals/registered-substances

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