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In accordance with column 2 of REACH Annex VII,  the determination of explosiveness (required in section 7.11) does not need to be conducted as there are no chemical groups associated with explosive properties present in 1,2-dichloroethane (refer to Guidance on information requirements and chemical safety assessment, Chapter R.7a).

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Explosiveness:
non explosive

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Justification for classification or non-classification

Based on the structure of the molecule and taking into account the provisions laid down in Council Directive 67/548/EEC and CLP, 1,2-dichloroethane does not have to be classified with respect to explosiveness.