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Link to relevant study record(s)

Reference
Endpoint:
biodegradation in water: simulation testing on ultimate degradation in surface water
Data waiving:
study scientifically not necessary / other information available
Justification for data waiving:
the study does not need to be conducted because the substance is readily biodegradable
Test material information:
Composition 1

Description of key information

Lactic acid is readily biodegradable. Hence, no further study has to be conducted, according to REACH Annex IX, column 2, points 9.2.1.2, 9.2.1.4 and 9.2.3.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Additional information