WHMIS (Acetic acid 10 to 80 %)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2005-04-22
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B3

  • WHMIS pictogram : Corrosion

    E

B3
  • Combustible liquid 1 2
  • flash point = 91 °C closed cup (non reported method) for a 56 % aqueous solution
E
  • Corrosive Material
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods: class 8

Comments: Available data does not allow a precise evaluation of the threshold concentration from which solutions meet the B3 criterion.

References

  • ▲1.  National Fire Protection Association, Fire protection guide to hazardous materials. 13th ed. Quincy, Mass. : NFPA. (2002). [RR-334001]
  • ▲2.  American Society for Testing Materials, Annual Book of ASTM Standards 2000 : section 6 : paints, related coatings, and aromatics. Vol. 06.04 . Philadelphia, Penns. : ASTM. (2000). [NO-003055]

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