WHMIS (Acrylamide)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

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

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 31 2 3 4 5
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 42 4 5
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 23 4 5
  • Skin sensitization - Category 15 6 7 8 9
  • Germ cell mutagenicity - Category 1B4 5
  • Carcinogenicity - Category 1B3
  • Reproductive toxicity - Category 1B3 4 5 10
    • Toxic to the reproductive function
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure - Category 13 4 5
  • Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure - Category 13 5
  • Combustible dusts - See comments below4 11 12 13

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Toxic if swallowed (H301)
Harmful in contact with skin (H312)
Causes serious eye irritation (H319)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
May cause genetic defects (H340)
May cause cancer (H350)
May damage fertility or the unborn child (H360)
Causes damage to organs (H370)
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure (H372)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: This product could belong to the hazard class "Combustible dust", based on various factors related to the combustibility and explosiveness of its dust, including composition, shape and size of the particles.

References

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