WHMIS (Nickel dibromide)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-12-22

  • Respiratory sensitization - Category 11 2
  • Skin sensitization - Category 12
  • Carcinogenicity - Category 1A3
  • Reproductive toxicity - Category 1B4 5 6
    • Toxic to the development (Category 1B)
    • Toxic to the reproductive function (Category 2)

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard


May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled (H334)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
May cause cancer (H350)
May damage fertility or the unborn child (H360)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: Due to the lack of data, classification regarding skin sensitization (H317), respiratory sensitization (H334) and toxicity for reproduction (H361) were established by analogy to nickel sulfate (soluble nickel compound).


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