|Hazard identification number:||80|
Occupational exposure limit
- AGW (mg/m3) 0.37
- AGW (ppm) 0.3
- H: 200
- H: 301 + 311 + 331
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
- H: 314
Causes severe skin burns
and eye damage.
- H: 317
May cause an allergic skin reaction
- H: 335
May cause respiratory irritation
- H: 341
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
- H: 350
May cause cancer.
- H: 370
Causes damage to organs (or state all
organs affected, if known) (state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard).
- P: 201
Obtain special instructions before use
- P: 301 + 312 + 330
Wear protective gloves/protective
- P: 301 + 330 + 331
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting
- P: 303 + 361 + 353
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
- P: 304 + 340
IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
- P: 305 + 351 + 338
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact
lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
- P: 308 + 310
IF exposed or concerned:
Immediately call a POISON
CENTER or doctor/physician.
No statement for this group.
No GHS Classification available at the moment.
|Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):||0,8153 g/cm3|
|Ionization:||10.88 ± 0.01 eV|
|Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):||4378...4420 (gas); 2 (37% solution) hPa|
|Lower Explosive Limit:||7 Vol.-%|
|Upper Explosive Limit:||73 Vol.-%|
|Hazardous Effects:||C, Ss,M|
|Important to know:|
Substance included in the Community Rolling Action Plan (CoRAP).
|4||Flammability: Easily flammable|
|0||Instability: No danger for normal conditions|
Also known as:
- Carbonyl hydride
- Methyl aldehyde
- Methylene glycol
- Methylene oxide
Suitable products for Formaldehyde CH2O
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