All autoclavable products in our catalogue are identified by this symbol. Please also note any additional instructions when autoclaving.
Examples of effect: Flammable; liquids form compounds with the air which can become explosive; produce flammable gases with water or can self-combust.
Safety: Keep away from open flames and sources of heat; close containers tightly; store in a fire-safe manner.
Examples of effect: Lead to damage to heath, cause irritation to eyes, skin or respiratory organs. Are fatal in larger quantities.
Safety: As previously stated, in the event of skin irritation or contact with eyes, rinse with water or a suitable medium.
Examples of effect: Are harmful to aquatic organisms, toxic or highly toxic, acute or with long-term effects.
Safety: To be disposed of as hazardous waste only, do not allow into the environment under any circumstances.
iflammable solid, causes serious eye irritation, very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
P210 P273 P305+P351+P338 P370+P378
ikeep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking, avoid release to the environment, IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing, in case of fire: Use powder extinguisher to extinguish