WHMIS (Nitric acid)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2017-12-20

  • Oxidizing liquids - Category 31 2 3 4 5 6
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 17
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 18 9
    • Contains >= 1% of an acid with a pH <= 2
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 18 9 10
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 18 9

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame over circle

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

May intensify fire; oxidizer (H272)
Fatal if inhaled (H330)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

Ingredient disclosure

Comments: This product could be corrosive to metals, please contact the supplier for additionnal information.

References

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