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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Potassium chromate
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
024-006-00-8
ATP last update:
22nd adaptation- 1996

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Flammability

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Acute toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
Xi; R36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.

Sensitisation

Classification:
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.

Carcinogenicity

Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R49 May cause cancer by inhalation.

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

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

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

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
T - toxic

Risk phrases

R36/37/38 - Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin
R43 - May cause sensitisation by skin contact
R46 - May cause heritable genetic damage
R49 - May cause cancer by inhalation
R50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment

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 (%):
>= 0.5
Classification:
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.

Notes

Note E
Note 3