WHMIS (Limonene)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 1988 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2005-11-03
  • WHMIS pictogram : Flame

    B3

  • WHMIS pictogram :

    D2B

B3
  • Combustible liquid 1
  • flash point = 45 °C closed cup (non reported method)
D2B
  • Toxic Material Causing Other Toxic Effects 2
  • skin irritation in animals; skin sensitization in humans

Disclosure at 1,0% according to the Ingredient disclosure list

Comments: Limonene itself is not a skin sensitizer by  but some of its oxidation products are known skin sensitizers.

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-07-11

  • Flammable liquids - Category 33
    • Flash point = 43,3 °C Setaflash closed-cup
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 22 4
  • Skin sensitization - Category 1B5
  • Aspiration hazard - Category 16
    • Liquid hydrocarbon with a kinematic viscosity of 0,864 mm2/s at 29 °C

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Health hazard

Danger

Flammable liquid and vapour (H226)
Causes skin irritation (H315)
May cause allergic skin reaction (H317)
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways (H304)

Ingredient disclosure

References

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