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Environmental fate & pathways

Hydrolysis

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Description of key information

In accordance with column 2 of EC 1907/2006 Annex VIII 9.2.2.1 the testing is not required as the substance is readily biodegradable.

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Additional information

Alcohol ethoxylates are not expected to undergo hydrolysis under environmental conditions. However, since the substances biodegrades rapidly in the environment, abiotic degradation processes are of no importance for the environmental risk assessment.