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1

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

flammable and combustible material

may ignite spontaneously 

2

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

oxidizing material

may cause combustibles to explode or react violently

3

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

materials causing immediate and serious toxic effects

fatal if ingested or absorbed

4

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

corrosive material

eye / skin irritation, burns, tissue damage, environmental damage

5

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

biohazardous infectious material

anaphylactic shock

6

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

dangerously reactive material

unstable, may explode or react, release toxins, may burn unexpectedly

7

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

materials causing other effects

death / permanent injury, cancer, birth defects, sterility

8

what is this symbol and what is its risk?

compressed gas

may explode if heated or dropped