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Hazard Classification Tables

Note: this table reflects new controls applying from 1 December 2017.

Physical Hazard Classification

Property Flammability Capacity to oxidise
Class Class 2 Class 3 Class 4 Class 5
Subclass 2.1.1
Gases
2.1.2
Aerosol
3.1
Liquids
3.2
Liquid
desensitised
explosive
4.1.1
Readily
combustible
4.1.2
Self
reactive
4.1.3
Solid
desensitised
explosive
4.2
Spontaneous
combustible
4.3
Dangerous
when wet
5.1.1
Liquids/
solids
5.1.2
Gases
5.2
Organic
peroxides
Hazard
classification
2.1.1A
2.1.2A
3.1A
TR
3.2A
TR
4.1.1A 4.1.2A
TR
4.1.3A
TR
4.2A
TR
4.3A
TR
5.1.1A
TR
5.1.2A
5.2A
TR
Hazard
classification
2.1.1B 3.1B
3.2B
ST
4.1.1B 4.1.2B
TR
4.1.3B
ST
4.2B
ST
4.3B
ST
5.1.1B
5.2B
TR
Hazard
classification
3.2C
ST
4.1.2C
ST
4.1.3C
ST
4.2C 4.3C
ST
5.1.1C
5.2C
Hazard
classification
4.1.2D
ST
5.2D
Hazard
classification
4.1.2E
ST
5.2E
Hazard
classification
4.1.2F
ST
5.2F
Hazard
classification
4.1.2G 5.2G

Notes
TR: Must be tracked and under the control of a competent person in a workplace.
ST: May only be sold/transferred to a competent person in a workplace and records must be kept of all sales/transfers of product.
Class 1 (Explosives) are not included as there are no agrichemicals in this class.

 

Biological Hazard Classification

Property Toxicity (Human Risk) Corrosiveness Ecotoxicity
Class Class 6 Class 8 Class 9
Subclass 6.1
Acutely Toxic
6.3
Skin
Irritation
6.4
Eye
Irritation
6.5
Sensitiser
6.6
Mutagen
6.7
Carcinogen
6.8
Reproductive
Development
6.9
Target Organ
8.1
Metallic
Corrosive
8.2
Skin
Corrosive
8.3
Eye
Corrosive
9.1
Aquatic
9.2
Soil
9.3
Terrestrial
Vertebrate
9.4
Terrestrial Invertebrate
Hazard classification 6.1A
TR
CH
6.3A 6.4A 6.5A 6.6A 6.7A
ST
6.8A 6.9A 8.1A 8.2A
ST
8.3A 9.1A
GS*
9.2A
GS*
9.3A
GS*
9.4A
GS*
Hazard classification 6.1B
TR
CH
6.3B 6.5B 6.6B 6.7B 6.8B 6.9B 8.2B 9.1B 9.2B 9.3B 9.4B
Hazard classification 6.1C
ST
6.8C 8.2C 9.1C 9.2C 9.3C 9.4C
Hazard classification 6.1D 9.1D 9.2D
Hazard classification 6.1E

Notes
CH: Must be under the control of a Certified Handler.
TR: Must be tracked and under the control of a competent person in a workplace
ST: May only be sold/transferred to a competent person in a workplace and records must be kept of all sales/transfers of product.
GS*: Must be under the control of a suitably qualified person eg GROWSAFE certified, if applied by motorised equipment, into or over water or by a contractor.

 

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