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The log Kow of 2-oxepanone, polymer with 1,6-hexanediol  is reported to be 2.8 (see Section 4.7, partition coefficient). According to Column 2 of Annex IX of the REACH regulation,  no study is required if the log Kow is below the trigger of 3, as the substance can be expected to have a low potential for bioaccumulation. Given this the potential for aquatic bioaccumulation is low and further information is not required.

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