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Flashcards in Whmis 9 Deck (10):
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What does WHMIS stand for?

Workplace Hazardous Material Information system.

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Why is WHMIS important?

It is an information system designed to help workers know more about safety and health hazards of materials in the workplace.

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Class F

Dangerous Reactive Material

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Class D (2)

Poisonous material causing other toxic effects.

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Class B

Flammable and combustible material.

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Class D (1)

Infectious and Poisonous material causing immediate and serious toxic effect.

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Class E

Corrosive material

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Class A

Compressed Gas

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Class C

Oxidizing material

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Class D

Biohazardous infectious material.