WHMIS (Limonene)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2005-11-03
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B3

  • WHMIS pictogram :

    D2B

B3
  • Combustible liquid 1
  • flash point = 45 °C closed cup (non reported method)
D2B
  • Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects 2
  • skin irritation in animals; skin sensitization in humans

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

Comments: Limonene itself is not a skin sensitizer by  but some of its oxidation products are known skin sensitizers.

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-07-11

  • Flammable liquids - Category 33
    • Flash point = 43,3 °C Setaflash closed-cup
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 22 4
  • Skin sensitization - Category 1B5
  • Aspiration hazard - Category 16
    • Liquid hydrocarbon with a kinematic viscosity of 0,864 mm2/s at 29 °C

  • GHS pictogram : Flame

  • GHS pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • GHS pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways (H304)

References

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