WHMIS (Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-05-08

  • Flammable liquids - Category 31 2
    • Flash point = 60 °C Setaflash closed cup
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 43 4 5 6
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 33 4 6 7 8
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 33 4 6 7 8
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 24 7 9 10 11
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 24 7 10 11
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation4 7 12
  • Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure - Category 111 12

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)
Toxic if inhaled (H331)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
Causes serious eye irritation (H319)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure (H372)

Ingredient disclosure

References

The [number] refers to the Information SST database of the CNESST Documentation Center.