WHMIS (Hydrogen peroxide 50%)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2015-10-23

  • Acute toxicity - oral - Category 41
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 11 2 3 4
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 11 2 3
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 11
  • Oxidizing liquids - Undefined category5
    • This hazard class has been assigned according to the information obtained from the consulted scientific literature, but it does not allow to specify the hazard category.

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Flame over circle

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Exclamation mark

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion

Danger

Harmful if swallowed (H302)
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage (H314)
Causes severe damage to the respiratory tract
Oxidizing Liquids : Undefined hazard statement

Ingredient disclosure

References

  • ▲1.  Centre canadien d'hygiène et de sécurité au travail, CHEMINFO, Hamilton, Ont. : Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety   http://ccinfoweb.ccohs.ca/cheminfo/search.html
  • ▲2.  Bureau européen des substances chimiques, European Union Risk Assessment Report: hydrogen peroxide. 2nd priority list, Vol. 38. Luxembourg : Office for Official Publications of the European. (2003). EUR 20844 EN.   tp://echa.europa.eu/mwg-internal/de5fs23hu73ds/progress?id=64Bg3OtwtG&dl
  • ▲3.  Bureau européen des substances chimiques, IUCLID data set: hydrogen peroxide. ispra italie : Commission européenne. (2000).   http://esis.jrc.ec.europa.eu/doc/IUCLID/datasheet/7722841.pdf
  • ▲4.  Sarver J.W. et al., «Eye Irritation and Skin Corrosion Evaluations with Hydrogen Peroxide.» Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 15, p. S112-S114. (1996).
  • ▲5.  Canada. Ministère des transports, Règlement sur le transport des marchandises dangereuses. Ottawa : Éditions du gouvernement du Canada. (2014). [RJ-410222]   http://www.tc.gc.ca/fra/tmd/clair-menu-497.htm
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