WHMIS (Acetaldehyde)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-03-10

  • Flammable liquids - Category 11
    • Flash point = -38 °C closed cup (non reported method) and boiling point = 21°C
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 42 3
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 23 4
  • Skin sensitization - Category 1B4 5
  • Carcinogenicity - Category 1B4 6 7
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (respiratory tract irritation) - Category 3 - Respiratory tract irritation3 4

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Extremely flammable liquid and vapour (H224)
Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Causes serious eye irritation (H319)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
May cause cancer (H350)
May cause respiratory irritation (H335)

Ingredient disclosure

References

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