Iodine (I2)

Substance: iodine.

Also known as: molecular iodine

Chemspider article about iodine

Wikipedia article about iodine

Hazard information danger

Lower systemic health hazards
Systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • Causes skin irritation
  • Causes serious eye irritation
  • May cause respiratory irritation
  • Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
  • Very toxic to aquatic life

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Avoid release to the environment.
  • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Get Medical advice/attention if you feel unwell.

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