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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
bis(2-methoxyethyl) ether
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
603-139-00-0
Remarks:
Remarks: Official harmonised classification according to Annex 1.

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 3

Classification

Explosiveness

Classification:
R19 May form explosive peroxides.

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Classification:
R10 Flammable.

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

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

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

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

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R61 May cause harm to the unborn child.

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

T - toxic

Risk phrases

R10 - Flammable
R19 - May form explosive peroxides
R60 - May impair fertility
R61 - May cause harm to the unborn child

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)

Specific concentration limits

Notes