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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

PBT assessment

Administrative data

PBT assessment: overall result

PBT status:
the substance is not PBT / vPvB
Justification:

Xylenol, mix classified as inherently biodegradable and the log Pow indicates a low potential to bioaccumulate.

To be classed as PBT the substance needs to be not ready biodegradable, have a BMF of >1, a log Kow of > 4.5, have

an EC50 or LC50 <0.1 mg/l, be classfied as carcinogenic, mutagenic, or reprotoxic.

Xylenol, does not fullfill the criteria to be classified as PBT or vPvB.