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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
styrene oxide
Status:
other: 67/548 EEC annex I, including self classification

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

Classification:
Xn; R20/21 Harmful by inhalation and in contact with skin.

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; R36/38 Irritating to eyes and skin.

Sensitisation

Classification:
R43 May cause sensitisation by 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

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Indication of danger

T - toxic

Risk phrases

R20/21 - Harmful by inhalation and in contact with skin
R36/38 - Irritating to eyes and skin
R43 - May cause sensitisation by skin contact
R45 - May cause cancer
R46 - May cause heritable genetic damage

Safety phrases

S23 - do not breathe gas/fumes/vapour/spray (appropriate wording to be specified by the manufacturer)
S36/37/39 - wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)
S53 - avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use

Specific concentration limits

Notes