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Health and Safety: Teaching Tools
A C T I V I T I E S
ACTIVITY 2

Creating a WHMIS Workplace Label

Have students make up their own WHMIS workplace label for one of the chemicals used in the classroom.

Hand out a copy of the MSDS from which students can create a label.

Hand out a copy of the label below to use as a guide.

GASOLINE


B2 - Flammable Liquid D2A - Very Toxic
B2 - Flammable Liquid D2A - Very Toxic

Keep away from ignition sources.

Avoid exposure - obtain special instruction before use. In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show label where possible).

For additional information refer to Material Safety Data Sheet