WHMIS (Benzo(a)phenanthrene)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-02-23

  • Carcinogenicity - Category 21 2

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard


Suspected of causing cancer (H351)

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.  IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, Some Non-heterocyclic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Related Industrial Exposures. IARC monographs on the evaluation of carinogenic risks to humans, Vol. 92. Lyon : International Agency for Research on Cancer. (2010).   http://monographs.iarc.fr/

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