Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Description of key information

Valid studies for skin irritation/corrosion and eye irriation are available. According to these studies 6-tert-butyl-m-cresol is irritating to the skin and higly irritating to the eye. 

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin irritation / corrosion

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (corrosive)

Eye irritation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (irritating)

Additional information

6 -tert-butyl-m-cresol is classified as corrosive to the skin and strong irritating/corrosive to the eye


Effects on skin irritation/corrosion: corrosive

Effects on eye irritation: highly irritating

Justification for classification or non-classification

6 -tert-butyl-m-cresol is cassifed as corrosive (cause burns) based on 2 valid studies