WHMIS (Glycolic acid)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-07-26

  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 41 2 3
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 11 3
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 11 3
  • Combustible dusts - See comments below4
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 1

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion


Harmful if inhaled (H332)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract

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.


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