WHMIS (Dimethylethanolamine)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2000-11-28
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B3

  • WHMIS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

    D1B

  • WHMIS pictogram : Corrosion

    E

B3
  • Combustible liquid 1
  • flash point = 41 °C open cup (Setaflash method)
D1B
  • Toxic Material Causing Immediate and Serious Toxic Effects 2
  • acute lethality: LD50 inhalation/4 hours (rat) = 1641 ppm
E
  • Corrosive Material 3
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods: class 8

Disclosure at 1,0% according to classification criteria

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-07-19

  • Flammable liquids - Category 34
    • Flash point = 40,5 °C Setaflash closed cup
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 45 6
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 45 7
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 32 5 6 7
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 15 6 7
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 15 6 7 8 9
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 17

  • GHS pictogram : Flame

  • GHS pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • GHS pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Harmful in contact with skin (H312)
Toxic if inhaled (H331)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

References

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