OSH answers: factsheets — very toxic materials — hazards

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Presented in an easy-to-read question-and-answer format, 'OSH answers — very toxic materials' covers the following topics: What are very toxic materials? How are very toxic materials hazardous to my health? How are toxic materials classified under Globally Harmonised System (GHS)?

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
Hazard - physical state: 
Gases
Liquids
Solids
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Asthmagens
Asphyxiants
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Reprotoxic substances
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Ingestion
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Formaldehyde solutions, Toluene-2,6-diisocyanate, Acrylonitrile, Hydrogen sulphide, Ethylene oxide

CAS Number: 
50-00-0, 91-08-7, 107-13-1, 7783-06-4, 75-21-8
EC number: 
200-001-8, 202-039-0, 203-466-5, 231-977-3, 200-849-9
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Workers

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