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Flashcards in safety symbols Deck (7)
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1

caution

this symbol is used for less serious health hazards such as skin irritation

2

oxidizing

these substances may produce heat when they react with other substances

3

toxic

these substances may cause serious health risks if inhaled, swallowed or if they penetrate the skin

4

flammable

these substances can easily catch on fire

5

explosive

these substances may explode if ignited in air or if exposed to heat

6

corrosive

these substances can cause chemical burns to skin, eyes and other materials

7

dangerous to the environment

these substances need to be disposed of carefully and should not be poured down the sink