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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
biphenyl
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
601-042-00-8
ATP inserted:
15th
ATP last update:
21st

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

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

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

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

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

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
Xi - irritant

Risk phrases

R36/37/38 - Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin
R50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment

Safety phrases

S2 - keep out of the reach of children
S23 - do not breathe gas/fumes/vapour/spray (appropriate wording to be specified by the manufacturer)
Do not breathe fumes/vapours
S60 - this material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste
S62 - if swallowed, do not induce vomiting: seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label

Specific concentration limits

Notes