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Key value for chemical safety assessment

Explosiveness:
non explosive

Additional information

In accordance with column 2 of REACH Annex VII, the study does not need to be conducted because on the basis of its chemical structures, there are no chemical groups in the product associated with explosive properties.

Justification for classification or non-classification

Paraffin and hydrocarbon waxes have extremely low vapour pressures and do meet the EU criteria for explosivity.