GHS Classification Results by the Japanese Government

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GENERAL INFORMATION
Item Information
CAS RN 100-51-6
Chemical Name Benzyl alcohol
Substance ID R01-B-005
Classification year (FY) FY2019
Ministry who conducted the classification Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)/Ministry of the Environment (MOE)
New/Revised Revised
Classification result in other fiscal year FY2008  
Download of Excel format Excel file

REFERENCE INFORMATION
Item Information
Guidance used for the classification (External link) GHS Classification Guidance for the Japanese Government (FY2013 revised edition (Ver. 1.1))
UN GHS document (External link) UN GHS document
Definitions/Abbreviations (Excel file) Definitions/Abbreviations
Model Label by MHLW (External link) MHLW Website (in Japanese Only)
Model SDS by MHLW (External link) MHLW Website (in Japanese Only)
OECD/eChemPortal (External link) eChemPortal

PHYSICAL HAZARDS
Hazard class Classification Pictogram
Signal word
Hazard statement
(code)
Precautionary statement
(code)
Rationale for the classification
1 Explosives *
-
-
- - -
2 Flammable gases *
-
-
- - -
3 Aerosols *
-
-
- - -
4 Oxidizing gases *
-
-
- - -
5 Gases under pressure *
-
-
- - -
6 Flammable liquids Category 4
-
Warning
H227 P370+P378
P210
P280
P403
P501
-
7 Flammable solids *
-
-
- - -
8 Self-reactive substances and mixtures *
-
-
- - -
9 Pyrophoric liquids *
-
-
- - -
10 Pyrophoric solids *
-
-
- - -
11 Self-heating substances and mixtures *
-
-
- - -
12 Substances and mixtures which, in contact with water, emit flammable gases *
-
-
- - -
13 Oxidizing liquids *
-
-
- - -
14 Oxidizing solids *
-
-
- - -
15 Organic peroxides *
-
-
- - -
16 Corrosive to metals *
-
-
- - -
17 Desensitized explosives *
-
-
- - -

HEALTH HAZARDS
Hazard class Classification Pictogram
Signal word
Hazard statement
(code)
Precautionary statement
(code)
Rationale for the classification
1 Acute toxicity (Oral) Category 4


Warning
H302 P301+P312
P264
P270
P330
P501
-
1 Acute toxicity (Dermal) Category 4


Warning
H312 P302+P352
P362+P364
P280
P312
P321
P501
-
1 Acute toxicity (Inhalation: Gases) *
-
-
- - -
1 Acute toxicity (Inhalation: Vapours) *
-
-
- - -
1 Acute toxicity (Inhalation: Dusts and mists) *
-
-
- - -
2 Skin corrosion/irritation *
-
-
- - -
3 Serious eye damage/eye irritation Category 2


Warning
H319 P305+P351+P338
P337+P313
P264
P280
-
4 Respiratory sensitization *
-
-
- - -
4 Skin sensitization *
-
-
- - -
5 Germ cell mutagenicity *
-
-
- - -
6 Carcinogenicity *
-
-
- - -
7 Reproductive toxicity *
-
-
- - -
8 Specific target organ toxicity - Single exposure Category 1 (central nervous system, kidney), Category 3 (narcotic effects)



Danger
Warning
H370
H336
P308+P311
P260
P264
P270
P321
P405
P501
P304+P340
P403+P233
P261
P271
P312
-
9 Specific target organ toxicity - Repeated exposure Category 1 (central nervous system)


Danger
H372 P260
P264
P270
P314
P501
-
10 Aspiration hazard *
-
-
- - -

ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS
Hazard class Classification Pictogram
Signal word
Hazard statement
(code)
Precautionary statement
(code)
Rationale for the classification
11 Hazardous to the aquatic environment Short term (Acute) Category 2
-
-
H401 P273
P501
-
11 Hazardous to the aquatic environment Long term (Chronic) *
-
-
- - -
12 Hazardous to the ozone layer *
-
-
- - -


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  • A blank or "-" in the column of "Classification" denotes that a classification for the hazard class was not conducted in the year.
  • An asterisk “*” in the column of “Classification” denotes that “Not classified (or No applicable)” and/or “Classification not possible” is applicable. Details are described in the column of “Rationale for the classification”. If no English translation is available for “Rationale for the classification,” please refer to the Japanese version of the results.

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