Registration Dossier

Manufacture, use & exposure

Uses at industrial sites

Uses at industrial sites

Registration/ Notification status for the use:
use registered according to REACH Article 10; total tonnage manufactured/imported <10tonnes/year per registrant
Use name:
Polymer Accelerator
Contributing activity / technique for the environment
Name of activity / technique:
Use as a rubber accelerator
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC5: Use at industrial site leading to inclusion into/onto article
ERC6d: Use of reactive process regulators in polymerisation processes at industrial site (inclusion or not into/onto article)
Contributing activity / technique for workers
Name of activity / technique:
Use in rubbers to help cure them.
Process category (PROC):
PROC 4: Chemical production where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 6: Calendering operations
PROC 8a: Transfer of substance or mixture (charging and discharging) at non-dedicated facilities
PROC 9: Transfer of substance or mixture into small containers (dedicated filling line, including weighing)
PROC 14: Tabletting, compression, extrusion, pelletisation, granulation
Product category used:
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
Sector of end use:
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
Substance supplied to that use in form of:
in a mixture
Subsequent service life relevant for this use:
yes