Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Hazard for aquatic organisms

Hazard for air

Hazard for terrestrial organisms

Hazard for predators

Additional information

No PNEC values have been derived as it is not required for Annex VII REACH registrations.

Conclusion on classification

Based on a 48-hour EC50 value and a 72-hour ErC50 value of < 1 mg/L, which were calculated from OECD guideline studies with the test item vinylbenzyl chloride on acute aquatic toxicity in crustaceae (Daphnia sp.) and green alga (Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata) respectively and taking into account that the substance is not readily biodegradable, it is proposed that the test substance has to be classified according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 as very hazardous to the aquatic environment (Category Acute 1 (H400) and Chronic 1 (H410)).