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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Maleic acid
Status:
67/548/EEC self classification

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R21/22 Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
Xi; R37/38 Irritating to respiratory system and skin
Xi; R41 Risk of serious damage to eyes.

Sensitisation

Classification:
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Indication of danger

Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R21/22 - Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed
R37/38 - Irritating to respiratory system and skin
R41 - Risk of serious damage to eyes
R43 - May cause sensitisation by skin contact

Safety phrases

S24/25 - avoid contact with skin and eyes
S26 - in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
S36/37 - wear suitable protective clothing and gloves
S39 - wear eye/face protection

Specific concentration limits

Notes