WHMIS (Tellurium hexafluoride)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

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

  • Gases under pressure - Liquefied gas1
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 12 3
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation2 4

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Gaz cylinder

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark


Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated (H280)
Fatal if inhaled (H330)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: There are no data available for tellurium hexafluoride regarding its irritation or corrosion ability. However, it may form, on contact with water, a corrosive substance: Hydrogen fluoride.


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