Name and function of the substance:
Methylene chloride (dichloromethane; included in the Canadian List of Hazardous Substances) is a fragrance.
Nail polish, hair conditioner, cleansing cream. Coating for tablets, anesthetic in medicine, decaffeination of certain types of coffee.
Nausea; dizziness; irritation to eyes and skin; dermatitis; toxic to the nervous and cardiovascular systems, kidneys, endocrine system and respiratory system; carcinogen; teratogenic; hazardous to the environment; possible soil water pollution.
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|Type of solvent||toluene|