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Description of key information

LD50 Oral: >5000mg/kg bw  
LD50 Dermal: >2000mg/kg bw

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Acute toxicity: via oral route

Endpoint conclusion
Dose descriptor:
LD50
Value:
5 000 mg/kg bw

Acute toxicity: via dermal route

Endpoint conclusion
Dose descriptor:
LD50
Value:
2 000 mg/kg bw

Additional information

Acute Toxicity: Oral

In an acute oral toxicity study, the LD50 was >5000 mg/kg bw

Acute Toxicty: Dermal

In an acute dermal toxicity study, the LD50 was >2000 mg/kg bw.

Justification for classification or non-classification

Based on the available information in the dossier, the substance Pigment Red 254 (CAS# 84632 -65 -5) does not need to be classified for acute toxicity when the criteria outlined in Annex I of 1272/2008/EC and Annex VI of 67/548/EEC are applied.