Classification

According to Global Harmonized System (GHS) and the European Regulation No. 1272/2008 aqueous solutions of peracetic acid are dangerous substances and therefore must be labeled and handled correspondingly.

The exact classification of the particular product depends on the concetration of peracetic acid and hydrogen peroxide. The table below represents the classification of the selected products.

Classification of seleceted PERACLEAN® grades 

PERACLEAN® 5

Hazard statements 
H242
H290
H302
H312
H314
H332
H335
H410
Heating may cause a fire
May be corrosive to metals
Harmful if swallowed
Harmful in contact with skin
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Harmful if inhaled
May cause respiratory irritation
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
Prevention statements 
P210

P234
P273
P280
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces - no smoking
Keep only in original container
Avoid release to the environment
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

PERACLEAN® 15

Hazard statements

H242
H290
H302
H312
H314
H332
H335
H410

Heating may cause a fire
May be corrosive to metals
Harmful if swallowed
Harmful in contact with skin
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Harmful if inhaled
May cause respiratory irritation
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effect

Prevention statements

P210

P273
P280

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces - no smoking
Avoid release to the environment
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

PERACLEAN® 40

Hazard statements

H242
H271
H290
H301
H312
H314
H331
H335
H410

May cause fire or explosion, strong oxidizer
Heating may cause a fire
May be corrosive to metals
Toxic if swallowed
Harmful in contact with skin
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Toxic if inhaled
May cause respiratory irritation
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects

Prevention statements

P210

P261

P264
P273
P280

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces - no smoking
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray
Wash hands thoroughly after handling
Avoid release to the environment
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/ face protection