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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
peracetic acid
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
607-094-00-8
ATP inserted:
19
ATP last update:
29

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 21

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Classification:
R7 May cause fire.

Flammability

Classification:
R10 Flammable.

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
data 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 conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
C; R35 Causes severe burns.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Classification:
N; R50 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms.

Labelling

Indication of danger

C - corrosive
N - dangerous for the environment
O - oxidising

Risk phrases

R7 - May cause fire
R10 - Flammable
R20/21/22 - Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed
R35 - Causes severe burns
R50 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms

Safety phrases

S1/2 - keep locked up and out of reach of children
S3/7 - keep container tightly closed in a cool place
S14 - keep away from ... (incompatible materials to be indicated by the manufacturer)
S36/37/39 - wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection
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

1. Concentration range (%):
>= 10
Classification:
C; R35 Causes severe burns.
Xn; R20/21/22 Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 5 - < 10
Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.
3. Concentration range (%):
>= 1 - < 5
Classification:
Xi; R36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.

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