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Administrative data

Description of key information

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin sensitisation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
no adverse effect observed (not sensitising)
Additional information:

Animal and human data specifically evaluating skin or lung sensitisation were not found. 

Lead tetracetate has been classified as corrosive (Skin Corr. 1B, H314) on the basis of the presence of acetic acid (Skin Corr. 1A, H314) as an impurity in the substance. In accordance with Column 2 of Sections 8.1 and 8.2 of REACH Annex VII, sensitisation do not have to be conducted for lead tetraacetate on the basis that the available information indicates that the criteria are met for classification as corrosive.


Migrated from Short description of key information:
Lead tetracetate has been classified as corrosive (Skin Corr. 1B, H314) on the basis of the presence of acetic acid (Skin Corr. 1A, H314) as an impurity in the substance.

Justification for classification or non-classification