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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Sodium dichromate
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
024-004-00-7
ATP inserted:
28
ATP last update:
29

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Classification:
O; R8 Contact with combustible material may cause fire

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:
T; R25 Toxic if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
Xn; R21 Harmful in contact with skin.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Classification:
T; R48/23 Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation.

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.

Sensitisation

Classification:
R42/43 May cause sensitisation by inhalation and skin contact.

Carcinogenicity

Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Classification:
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R61 May cause harm to the unborn child.

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Classification:
N; R50/53 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

N - dangerous for the environment
O - oxidising
T+ - very toxic

Risk phrases

R8 - Contact with combustible material may cause fire
R21 - Harmful in contact with skin
R25 - Toxic if swallowed
R26 - Very toxic by inhalation
R34 - Causes burns
R42/43 - May cause sensitisation by inhalation and skin contact
R45 - May cause cancer
R46 - May cause heritable genetic damage
R48/23 - Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation
R50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
R60 - May impair fertility
R61 - May cause harm to the unborn child

Safety phrases

S53 - avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)
S60 - this material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste
S61 - avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions/safety data sheets

Specific concentration limits

1. Concentration range (%):
>= 0
Classification:
R42/43 May cause sensitisation by inhalation and skin contact.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 5 - < 10
Classification:
Xi; R36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
3. Concentration range (%):
>= 25
Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.

Notes