WHMIS (2-Diethylaminoethanol)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-10-29

  • Flammable liquids - Category 31
    • Flash point = 49 °C closed cup (non reported method)
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 42 3 4 5 6
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 33 4 5 6
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 32 3 4 6
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 12 3 4 5 6
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 12 3 4 5 6
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 1

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)
Toxic if inhaled (H331)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

Ingredient disclosure

References

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  • ▲3.  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
  • ▲4.  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
  • ▲5.  Smyth, F.S. et Carpenter, C.P., «The place of the range finding test in the industrial toxicology laboratory.» Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 26, no. 8, p. 269-273. (1944). [AP-019861]
  • ▲6.  OECD, «2-DIETHYLAMINOETHANOL CAS N°:100-37-8.» In: OECD Screening Information Data Set (SIDS) for High Production Volume Chemicals. UNEP PUBLICATION. (2002).

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