Hazardous Chemical Information System (HCIS)

Hazardous Chemical Details

Cas Number 7440-38-2
Chemical Name Arsenic
Chemical Synonym
Hazard Category Acute toxicity – category 3
Acute toxicity – category 3
Carcinogenicity – category 1A
Germ cell mutagenicity – category 2
Specific target organ toxicity (repeated exposure) – category 2
Hazard Statement H301 (Toxic if swallowed)
H331 (Toxic if inhaled)
H350 (May cause cancer)
H341 (Suspected of causing genetic defects)
H373 (May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure)
Pictogram Pictogram of Skull and Crossbones GHS06 (Skull and Crossbones)
Pictogram of Health Hazard GHS08 (Health Hazard)
Signal Word Danger
Notes 8 (The tables in schedule 6 of the WHS regulations replace some tables in the GHS, this may affect the cut off concentrations for this chemical.)
Sources N (The classification information for this entry was provided by the National Industrial Chemical Notification and Assessment Scheme)

Hazardous Chemical History

Date Description
23/06/2016 Chemical Added