WHMIS (Pelargonic acid)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

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

  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 41
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 21 2
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 21

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark


Harmful if inhaled (H332)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
Causes serious eye irritation (H319)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: Inhalation acute toxicity (H300) classification was established from the lowest tested dose (3,8mg/L/4h (aérosol)). At this dose, all animals died. Therefore this chemical could be classified in a more severe hazard category than the one mentioned above.


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