WHMIS (Hydrogen chloride)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2016-02-18

  • Gases under pressure - Liquefied gas1
  • Acute toxicity - inhalation - Category 32
  • Skin corrosion/irritation - Category 12
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 12
  • Health hazards not otherwise classified (corrosion) - Category 12

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Gaz cylinder

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Skull and crossbones

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion


Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated (H280)
Toxic if inhaled (H331)
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.


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