WHMIS (Acrylic acid)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader

The classification of this product has not been validated yet by the Service du répertoire toxicologique

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

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-03-15

  • Flammable liquids - Category 31
    • Flash point = 49 °C closed cup (non reported method)
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 42 3 4
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 32 3 4
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 33 5
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 13
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 13
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation2 3 5

  • GHS pictogram : Flame

  • GHS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • GHS pictogram : Corrosion

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)
Toxic if inhaled (H331)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments5 6 : This product is generally commercialized with an inhibitor. Therefore, the health hazard classification could be different, according to the inhibitor used and its concentration. The physical hazard classification considers the product as inhibited. However, under certain conditions (e.g. depletion or absence of the inhibitor) a hazardous polymerisation may occur.

References

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