Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Description of key information

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin sensitisation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (sensitising)
Additional information:

The test substance Dust, steelmaking was qualified as skin sensitizing.


Migrated from Short description of key information:
The Local Lymph Node Assay (LLNA) with radionuclides was used. The testing was conducted according to the EU Method B.42, Skin sensitization: Local Lymph Node Assay. The test substance Dust, steelmaking gave a positive result in the LLNA test. The positive results in cell proliferation revealed that the test substance Dust, steelmaking may be a potential contact allergen.

Justification for classification or non-classification

The test substance Dust, steelmaking was qualified as skin sensitizing.