Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
2,6-Xylidine
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 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:
Xn; R20/21/22 Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and 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; R37/38 Irritating to respiratory system and skin

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Carcinogenicity

Classification:
Carc. Cat. 3; R40 Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.

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

Classification:
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

N - dangerous for the environment
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R20/21/22 - Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed
R37/38 - Irritating to respiratory system and skin
R40 - Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect
R51/53 - Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment

Safety phrases

S2 - keep out of the reach of children
S23 - do not breathe gas/fumes/vapour/spray (appropriate wording to be specified by the manufacturer)
S25 - avoid contact with eyes
S36/37 - wear suitable protective clothing and gloves
S61 - avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions/safety data sheets

Specific concentration limits

Notes