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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
trichloroethylene
Status:
other: Annex VI to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 (table 3.2)
Remarks:
This substance has harmonised EU classification in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008.

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 1

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:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
R67 Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
Xi; R36/38 Irritating to eyes and skin.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Classification:
Muta. Cat. 3; R68 Possible risk of irreversible effects.

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Classification:
R52/53 Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

T - toxic

Risk phrases

R36/38 - Irritating to eyes and skin
R45 - May cause cancer
R52/53 - Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
R67 - Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness

Safety phrases

S53 - avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)
S61 - avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions/safety data sheets

Specific concentration limits

Notes