What does the exclamation mark hazard symbol mean?

The symbol within the pictogram is an exclamation mark. This symbol indicates that hazardous products with this pictogram can cause certain health effects for example, skin irritation, eye irritation, and/or. skin sensitization.

Then, what is the signal word for the exclamation mark?

Definition and meaning of the exclamation mark in GHS CLP It is part of the health hazard pictograms and generally only appears in case of minor hazards, accompanied by the signal word “Warning”. The “Exclamation mark” pictogram is also used to denote “Hazardous to the ozone layer”.

what are the 9 hazard symbols? They are hazard symbols given to chemicals and substances that are hazardous to health.

Dangerous for the environment

  • Explosives.
  • Flammable.
  • Oxidising.
  • Gas under pressure.
  • Corrosive.
  • Toxic.
  • Health hazards.
  • Serious health hazards.

People also ask, what kind of hazard does this symbol warn you about?

Hazardous Waste Symbols – Toxicity Inhalation hazard. This symbol is commonly used to indicate caution in general. Under GHS it is a general warning covering hazards such as irritation, acute toxicity, narcotic effects, or dermal or inhalation sensitizers.

What is on a safety data sheet?

An SDS (formerly known as MSDS) includes information such as the properties of each chemical; the physical, health, and environmental health hazards; protective measures; and safety precautions for handling, storing, and transporting the chemical.

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