Corrosive substance

substance that will damage or destroy other substances with which it comes into contact by means of a chemical reaction
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Corrosive substances are substances that can damage tissues when they come in contact with them. An example of a corrosive substance is the liquid, hydrochloric acid, an acid used in some toilet bowl cleaners. Corrosive is one of the five danger risks that a liquid can have, along with toxic, flammable, explosive, and biological hazard.

The warning sign for corrosive substances; may be annotated with C

Corrosive substances are to be dealt with extreme precaution and care. They are extremely dangerous.