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Bronopol

EC / List no.: 200-143-0

CAS no.: 52-51-7

Mol. formula: C3H6BrNO4

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GHS05: Corrosive GHS07: Health hazard GHS09: Hazardous to the Environment

Danger! According to the harmonised classification and labelling (ATP01) approved by the European Union, this substance is very toxic to aquatic life, is harmful if swallowed, is harmful in contact with skin, causes serious eye damage, causes skin irritation and may cause respiratory irritation.

Additionally, the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations identifies that this substance is toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

This substance is manufactured and/or imported in the European Economic Area in 100 - 1 000 tonnes per year.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses), in formulation or re-packing and at industrial sites.

Consumer Uses

This substance is used in the following products: cosmetics and personal care products, perfumes and fragrances, fertilisers and plant protection products.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: outdoor use as processing aid and indoor use as processing aid.

Article service life

ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment. ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or into which articles the substance might have been processed.

Widespread uses by professional workers

This substance is used in the following products: fertilisers, plant protection products, perfumes and fragrances, cosmetics and personal care products and washing & cleaning products.
This substance is used in the following areas: agriculture, forestry and fishing and formulation of mixtures and/or re-packaging.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: outdoor use as processing aid and indoor use as processing aid.

Formulation or re-packing

This substance is used in the following products: laboratory chemicals, biocides (e.g. disinfectants, pest control products), fertilisers, plant protection products, perfumes and fragrances, cosmetics and personal care products and washing & cleaning products.
Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: formulation of mixtures and formulation in materials.

Uses at industrial sites

ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or in which chemical products the substance might be used. This substance is used in the following areas: formulation of mixtures and/or re-packaging.
ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment.

Manufacture

ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment.

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