Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

PBT assessment

Administrative data

PBT assessment: overall result

PBT status:
the substance is not PBT / vPvB
Justification:

Bis(2-butoxyethyl)adipate does not fulfill the P or vP criterion: the substance is estimated to be readily biodegradable in a standard MITI test (OECD guideline 301C) (REACH guidance Table R. 11-2)

Bis(2-butoxyethyl)adipate does not fulfill the B or vB criterion: the log Kow is 3.78

Bis(2-butoxyethyl)adipate does not fulfill the T criterion: the substance

- exerts no long-term toxicity to aquatic organisms (NOEC > 0.01 mg/l)

- is not classified as carcinogenic, germ cell mutagenic or toxic for reproduction

- is not classified for chronic toxicity (R48) or specific organ toxicity (STOT)

For details, please consult the corresponding IUCLID chapters 5.2, 5.3, 6.1 and 7.

Likely routes of exposure:

Dermal route.

Exposure to fumes or vapours may occur during and after the warm extrusion.