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Description of key information

Skin irritation:  irritating (OECD 404 / EC B.4, GLP) 
Eye irritation: study not performed (see discussion)

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin irritation / corrosion

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (irritating)

Eye irritation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (irritating)

Additional information

Eye irritation:  A test according to EC method B.5 /OECD 405 (eye-irritation) was not performed, since the substance was irritating to the skin in undiluted form (EC method B.4/OECD 404). According to the EC method B.5 substances with known irritant or corrosive effects to the skin; should be considered to be irritating or corrosive, respectively, to the eyes as well. Therefore and for animal welfare, no test was performed and irritation to the eyes is assumed based on the outcome of the skin irritation study.

Effects on skin irritation/corrosion: irritating

Effects on eye irritation: irritating

Justification for classification or non-classification


R38 - irritating to skin

R40 - risk of damage to the eyes