WHMIS (Glycidyl methacrylate)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-09-23

  • Flammable liquids - Category 41
    • Flash point = 76 °C Setaflash closed cup
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 42 3
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 32 3
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 42
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 22
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 22
  • Skin sensitization - Category 12 3
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation3

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

Danger

Combustible liquid (H227)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)
Harmful if inhaled (H332)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: 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 Information SST database of the CNESST Documentation Center.