Registration Dossier

Manufacture, use & exposure

Uses at industrial sites

Uses at industrial sites

Registration/ Notification status for the use:
use registered according to REACH Article 10; total tonnage manufactured/imported <10tonnes/year per registrant
Use name:
Use as Catalyst in polymer manufacturing
Regulatory status:
other: use as catalyst in chemical synthesis
Reference
Registration/ Notification status for the use:
use registered according to REACH Article 10; total tonnage manufactured/imported <10tonnes/year per registrant
Manufacture name:
LEV
Related composition(s):
Composition 0
Name of activity / technique:
Manufacturing ( 3 - 6 batches per year)
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC1: Manufacture of the substance
Process category (PROC):
PROC 3: Manufacture or formulation in the chemical industry in closed batch processes with occasional controlled exposure or processes with equivalent containment conditions
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or mixture (charging and discharging) at dedicated facilities
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
Insignificant exposure via the following route:
oral
eye
Insignificant release via the following route:
soil
Pattern of exposure:
accidental / infrequent
Rigorously contained system with strict control for manual interventions
Rigorously contained system with minimisation of release to the environment
Reference
Name:
PFBS pure
Type of composition:
legal entity composition of the substance
State / form:
liquid
Reference substance:
Composition 1
Contributing activity / technique for the environment
Name of activity / technique:
Use as catalyst in polymer manufacturing
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC4: Use of non-reactive processing aid at industrial site (no inclusion into or onto article)
Contributing activity / technique for workers
Name of activity / technique:
Batch polymerization reaction
Process category (PROC):
PROC 3: Manufacture or formulation in the chemical industry in closed batch processes with occasional controlled exposure or processes with equivalent containment conditions
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or mixture (charging and discharging) at dedicated facilities
Product category used:
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
Sector of end use:
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
Substance supplied to that use in form of:
as such
Subsequent service life relevant for this use:
no
Insignificant exposure via the following route:
oral
eye
Insignificant release via the following route:
soil
Pattern of exposure:
occasional