Arsenic, Elemental

CAS RN:7440-38-2

GHS Classification

Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
H301: Toxic if swallowed [Danger Acute toxicity, oral]
H331: Toxic if inhaled [Danger Acute toxicity, inhalation]
H400: Very toxic to aquatic life [Warning Hazardous to the aquatic environment, acute hazard]
H410: Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects [Warning Hazardous to the aquatic environment, long-term hazard]

Precautionary Statement Codes
P261, P264, P270, P271, P273, P301+P310, P304+P340, P311, P321, P330, P391, P403+P233, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
Aggregated GHS information provided by 945 companies from 11 notifications to the ECHA C&L Inventory. Each notification may be associated with multiple companies.

H301+H331 (37.78%): Toxic if swallowed or if inhaled [Danger Acute toxicity, oral; acute toxicity, inhalation]
H301 (99.89%): Toxic if swallowed [Danger Acute toxicity, oral]
H315 (37.78%): Causes skin irritation [Warning Skin corrosion/irritation]
H318 (37.78%): Causes serious eye damage [Danger Serious eye damage/eye irritation]
H331 (99.89%): Toxic if inhaled [Danger Acute toxicity, inhalation]
H350 (37.78%): May cause cancer [Danger Carcinogenicity]
H400 (99.79%): Very toxic to aquatic life [Warning Hazardous to the aquatic environment, acute hazard]
H410 (99.89%): Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects [Warning Hazardous to the aquatic environment, long-term hazard]

Information may vary between notifications depending on impurities, additives, and other factors. The percentage value in parenthesis indicates the notified classification ratio from companies that provide hazard codes. Only hazard codes with percentage values above 10% are shown.

Precautionary Statement Codes
P201, P202, P261, P264, P270, P271, P273, P280, P281, P301+P310, P302+P352, P304+P340, P305+P351+P338, P308+P313, P310, P311, P321, P330, P332+P313, P362, P391, P403+P233, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
H301: Toxic if swallowed [Danger Acute toxicity, oral]
H331: Toxic if inhaled [Danger Acute toxicity, inhalation]
H341: Suspected of causing genetic defects [Warning Germ cell mutagenicity]
H350: May cause cancer [Danger Carcinogenicity]
H373: Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure [Warning Specific target organ toxicity, repeated exposure]

Precautionary Statement Codes
P201, P202, P260, P261, P264, P270, P271, P281, P301+P310, P304+P340, P308+P313, P311, P314, P321, P330, P403+P233, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
H302: Harmful if swallowed [Warning Acute toxicity, oral]
H319: Causes serious eye irritation [Warning Serious eye damage/eye irritation]
H350: May cause cancer [Danger Carcinogenicity]
H361: Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child [Warning Reproductive toxicity]
H370: Causes damage to organs [Danger Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure]
H372: Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure [Danger Specific target organ toxicity, repeated exposure]

Precautionary Statement Codes
P201, P202, P260, P264, P270, P280, P281, P301+P312, P305+P351+P338, P307+P311, P308+P313, P314, P321, P330, P337+P313, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
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