WHMIS (Aminomethyl-5 trimethyl-3,5,5 cyclohexylamine)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

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

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 41 2
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 11
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 11
  • Skin sensitization - Category 1B1 3 4 5 6 7
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 1

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

Ingredient disclosure

References

  • ▲1.  ECHA (European Chemicals Agency) , Information on Chemicals (REACH). Helsinki, Finland.   http://echa.europa.eu/information-on-chemicals/registered-substances
  • ▲2.  Centre canadien d'hygiène et de sécurité au travail, CHEMINFO, Hamilton, Ont. : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety   http://ccinfoweb.ccohs.ca/cheminfo/search.html
  • ▲3.  Patussi, V., Kokelj. F. et Buttazzi, P., «Occupational airborne allergic contact dermatitis due to 3-amino-methyl-3,5,5-trimethylcyclohexylamine.» Contact Dermatitis. Vol. 32, no. 4, p. 239. (1995).
  • ▲4.  Tarvainen, K. et al., «Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from isophoronediamine (IPDA) in operative-clothing manufacture.» Contact Dermatitis. Vol. 39, no. 1, p. 46-47. (1998).
  • ▲5.  Kelterer, D., Bauer, A. et Elsner, P., «Spill-induced sensitization to isophoronediamine.» Contact Dermatitis. Vol. 43, no. 2, p. 110. (2000).
  • ▲6.  Camarasa, J.G. et Serra-Baldrich, E., «Isophorone (IPD) dermatitis in Spain.» Contact Dermatitis. Vol. 20, p. 382-383. (1989).
  • ▲7.  Thorgeirsson, A., «Sensitization capacity of epoxy resin hardeners in the guinea pig.» Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Vol. 58, p. 332-336. (1978). [AP-023678]

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