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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Trichloroacetic acid
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
607-004-00-7
ATP inserted:
19
ATP last update:
29

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:
data lacking

Acute toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
C; R35 Causes severe 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:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Classification:
N; R50/53 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

C - corrosive
N - dangerous for the environment

Risk phrases

R35 - Causes severe burns
R50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment

Safety phrases

S1/2 - keep locked up and out of reach of children
S26 - in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
S36/37/39 - wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)
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

1. Concentration range (%):
>= 10
Classification:
C; R35 Causes severe burns.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 5 - < 10
Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.
3. Concentration range (%):
>= 1 - < 5
Classification:
Xi; R36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.

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