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General Information

Implementation:
EU
Remarks:
ATP 1 (CLP) Implementation date 01 Dec 2010 (Translation of 30th ATP 67/548/EEC). This included classification as Category 3 H331* (Toxic if inhaled). The weight of evidence indicates that for acute inhalation toxicity furfural should be classified in Category 2 as H330. Classification for flammability is also included as the flash point is reported as 60C.

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 1
Composition 3

Classificationopen allclose all

Explosives
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable gases and chemically unstable gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Aerosols
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Gases under pressure
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable liquids
Hazard category:
Flam. Liquid 3
Hazard statement:
H226: Flammable liquid and vapour.
Flammable solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-reactive substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-heating substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Substances and mixtures which in contact with water emit flammable gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Organic peroxides
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Corrosive to metals
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Desensitized explosives
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - oral
Hazard category:
Acute Tox. 3
Hazard statement:
H301: Toxic if swallowed.
Acute toxicity - dermal
Hazard category:
Acute Tox. 4
Hazard statement:
H312: Harmful in contact with skin.
Acute toxicity - inhalation
Hazard category:
Acute Tox. 2
Hazard statement:
H330: Fatal if inhaled.
Skin corrosion / irritation
Hazard category:
Skin Irrit. 2
Hazard statement:
H315: Causes skin irritation.
Serious eye damage / eye irritation
Hazard category:
Eye Irrit. 2
Hazard statement:
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
Respiratory sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Skin sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Aspiration hazard
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Reproductive toxicity
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Effects on or via lactation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Germ cell mutagenicity
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Carcinogenicity
Hazard category:
Carc. 2
Hazard statement:
H351: Suspected of causing cancer <state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routs of exposure cause the hazard>.
Route of exposure:
Oral
1. Specific target organ toxicity - single
Hazard category:
STOT Single Exp. 3
Hazard statement:
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
Affected organs:
Respiratory - nasal tissue
Route of exposure:
Inhalation
1. Specific target organ toxicity - repeated
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (acute / short-term)
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (long-term)
Hazard category:
Aquatic Chronic 3
Hazard statement:
H412: Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Hazardous to the ozone layer
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Signal word:
Danger

Hazard pictogram

GHS02: flame
GHS06: skull and crossbones
GHS08: health hazard

Hazard statements

H226: Flammable liquid and vapour.
H301: Toxic if swallowed.
H312: Harmful in contact with skin.
H330: Fatal if inhaled.
H315: Causes skin irritation.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
H351: Suspected of causing cancer <state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routs of exposure cause the hazard>.
H412: Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary statements

P201: Obtain special instructions before use.
P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P271: Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P403+P233: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
P304+P340: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
P301+P310: IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/…
P302+P352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water/…
P305+P351+P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P308+P313: IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
P501: Dispose of contents/container to ... …in accordance with local/regional/national /international regulations (to be specified). Manufacturer/supplier or the competent authority to specify whether disposal requirements apply to contents, container or both.

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