Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

GHS

General Information

Name:
Ethylene
Implementation:
EU

Classificationopen allclose all

Explosives
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable gases and chemically unstable gases
Hazard category:
Flam. Gas 1
Hazard statement:
H220: Extremely flammable gas.
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
Hazard category:
Compressed gas
Hazard statement:
H280: Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated.
Flammable liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
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
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Acute toxicity - dermal
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Acute toxicity - inhalation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Skin corrosion / irritation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Serious eye damage / eye irritation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
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
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
1. Specific target organ toxicity - single
Hazard category:
STOT Single Exp. 3
Hazard statement:
H336: May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
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)
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Hazardous to the ozone layer
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Additional hazard classes:
Refrigerated Liquefied Gas (Gases under Pressure)

Labelling

Signal word:
Danger

Hazard pictogram

GHS02: flame
GHS04: gas cylinder
GHS07: exclamation mark

Hazard statements

H220: Extremely flammable gas.
H336: May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
H280: Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated.

Precautionary statements

P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P261: Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
P377: Leaking gas fire: Do not extinguish, unless leak can be stopped safely.
P381: In case of leakage eliminate all ignition sources.
P410+P403: Protect from sunlight. Store in a well-ventilated place.
P304+P340: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.

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