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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Quaternary ammonium compounds, C16-C18 (even numbered) alkyl trimethyl, chlorides
Status:
67/548/EEC self classification
Remarks:
The classification below is for the pure substance at 100%. However the marketed substance is often produced in solution and therefore the classification below for the marketed substance will be less severe.

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; R21/22 Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed.

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:
C; R34 Causes burns.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Classification:
N; R50 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms.

Labelling

Indication of danger

C - corrosive
N - dangerous for the environment
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R21/22 - Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed
R34 - Causes burns
R50 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms

Specific concentration limits

Notes