WHMIS (Demeton)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-02-02

  • Flammable liquids - Category 31 2
    • Flash point = 45 °C closed cup (non reported method)
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 13 4 5 6 7
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 14 5 7
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 15

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Fatal if swallowed (H300)
Fatal in contact with skin (H310)
Fatal if inhaled (H330)

Ingredient disclosure

References

  • ▲1.  Davletshina, T.A. et Cheremisinoff, N.P., Fire and explosion hazards handbook of industrial chemicals. New Jersey : Noyes Publications. (1998). 03416. [MO-005594]
  • ▲2.  United States Coast Guard et Department of Transport, Chemical Hazards Response Information System (CHRIS). Washington, D. C. : United States Coast Guard. (1999).   http://www.uscg.mil/directives/cim/16000-16999/CIM_16465_12C.pdf
  • ▲3.  American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, Documentation of the threshold limit values and biological exposure indices / Documentation of TLV's and BEI's. 7th ed. Cincinnati, Ohio : ACGIH. (2001-). Publication #0100Doc. [RM-514008]   http://www.acgih.org
  • ▲4.  National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, RTECS (Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances). Hamilton (Ont) : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.   http://ccinfoweb.ccohs.ca/rtecs/search.html
  • ▲5.  National Library of Medicine, The Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB). Hamilton (Ont.) : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.   http://www.ccohs.ca/
  • ▲6.  Cairelli, S.G., Ludwig, H.R. et Whalen, J.J., Documentation for immediately dangerous to life or health concentrations (IDLHS). Springfield (VA) : NTIS. (1994). PB-94-195047. [RM-515102]   http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/idlh/intridl4.html
  • ▲7.  BGIA-Gestis, Information system on hazardous substances of the Berufsgenossenschaften. Sankt Augustin, Germany : Berufsgenossenschaftliches Institut.   http://www.hvbg.de/e/bia/fac/stoffdb/index.html

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