WHMIS (Temephos)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-02-18

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 41 2 3 4 5
  • Acute toxicity - dermal - Category 31 2 3 4 5

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones


Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Toxic in contact with skin (H311)

Ingredient disclosure


  • ▲1.  American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, Documentation of the threshold limit values and biological exposure indices / Documentation of TLV's and BEI's. 7th ed. Cincinnati, Ohio : ACGIH. (2001-). Publication #0100Doc. [RM-514008]   http://www.acgih.org
  • ▲2.  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
  • ▲3.  National Library of Medicine, The Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB). Hamilton (Ont.) : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.   http://www.ccohs.ca/
  • ▲4.  US Environmental Protection Agency, Reregistration eligibility decision (red) for temephos. (Includes temephos fact sheet). Washington DC. (2001). Microfiche : PB2002-101721, EPA/738/R-00/020
  • ▲5.  Bingham, E., Cohrssen, B. et Powell, C.H., Patty's toxicology. A Wiley-Interscience publication. New York (Toronto) : John Wiley. (2001-). [RM-214008]   http://www3.interscience.wiley.com (http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/mrwhome/104554795/HOME)

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