WHMIS (N,N-Diphenylamine)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-08-20

  • Combustible dusts - See comments below1 2 3
  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 44 5 6 7
  • Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure - Category 25 6
  • Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure - Category 15 6 8

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Harmful if swallowed (H302)
May cause damage to organs (H371)
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

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  • ▲7.  Bureau européen des substances chimiques, IUCLID Dataset : Diphenylamine. Ispra, Italie : Commission européenne. (2000).   http://esis.jrc.ec.europa.eu/doc/IUCLID/datasheet/122394.pdf
  • ▲8.  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

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