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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Tetrahydrofural-borane
Status:
67/548/EEC self classification
Remarks:
Tetrahydrofuran-borane is known to readily hydrolize liberating hydrogen, tetrahydrofuran and boric acid. Classification and labelling for the environment is based on information available for the hydrolysis products.

Classification

Explosiveness

Classification:
R19 May form explosive peroxides.

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Classification:
F; R11 Highly flammable
F; R14/15 Reacts violently with water, liberating extremely flammable gases.

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
Xi; R38 Irritating to skin.
Xi; R41 Risk of serious damage to eyes.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Indication of danger

F - highly flammable
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R11 - Highly flammable
R14/15 - Reacts violently with water, liberating extremely flammable gases
R19 - May form explosive peroxides
R22 - Harmful if swallowed
R38 - Irritating to skin
R41 - Risk of serious damage to eyes

Safety phrases

S26 - in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
S39 - wear eye/face protection

Specific concentration limits

Notes