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Environmental fate & pathways

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Succinic anhydride is readily biodegradable.

In accordance with REACH Annex VIII column 2, a hydrolysis study does not need to be conducted as the substance is readily biodegradable.

The substance succinic anhydride can be expected to have a low potential for bioaccumulation and soil adsorption based on a Log P value of 2.44.