WHMIS (Adipic acid)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS 2015 classification - Note to reader
Update: 2019-10-02

  • Combustible dusts - See comments below1 2
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation - Category 13

  • WHMIS 2015 pictogram : Corrosion


Causes serious eye damage (H318)

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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  • ▲2.  Pohanish, R.P. et Greene, S.A., Hazardous materials handbook. New York (NY) : Van Nostrand Reinhold. (1996). [RR-515125]
  • ▲3.  ECHA (European Chemicals Agency) , Information on Chemicals (REACH). Helsinki, Finland.   http://echa.europa.eu/information-on-chemicals/registered-substances

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