Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
2-Ethyllhexyl Nitrate
Status:
67/548/EEC self classification

Classification

Explosiveness

Classification:
R44 Risk of explosion if heated under confinement.

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R20/21/22 Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
R66 Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data 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; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

N - dangerous for the environment
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R20/21/22 - Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed
R44 - Risk of explosion if heated under confinement
R51/53 - Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
R66 - Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking

Safety phrases

S15 - keep away from heat
S23 - do not breathe gas/fumes/vapour/spray (appropriate wording to be specified by the manufacturer)
S24/25 - avoid contact with skin and eyes
S36/37/39 - wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection
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

Notes