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Lead compounds

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REACH - Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals Regulation
PIC - Prior Informed Consent Regulation
Region Legislation Emission medium Process/equipment Maximum emissions Average emissions Notes
Maximum limit Maximum sampling duration Average limit Average sampling duration
European Union Industrial Emissions Directive Waste gases Combustion plants co-incinerating waste 0.5 mg/Nm3 0.5 h These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony arsenic lead chromium cobalt copper manganese nickel and vanadium expressed as average value over the sampling period All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 27315 K a pressure of 1013 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases O2 content 6% for solid fuels and 3% for liquid fuels For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
European Union Industrial Emissions Directive Waste gases Cement kilns co-incinerating waste 0.5 mg/Nm3 0.5 h These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony arsenic lead chromium cobalt copper manganese nickel and vanadium expressed as average value over the sampling period All values are standardised at 10 % oxygen All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 27315 K a pressure of 1013 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
European Union Industrial Emissions Directive Waste gases Waste incineration plants 0.5 mg/Nm3 0.5 h All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 27315 K a pressure of 1013 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases.They are standardised at 11 % oxygen in waste gas except in case of incineration of mineral waste oil as defined in point 3 of Article 3 of Directive 2008/98/EC when they are standardised at 3 % oxygen and in the cases referred to in Point 2.7 of Part 6 These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony arsenic lead chromium cobalt copper manganese nickel and vanadium expressed as average value over the sampling period For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
European Union Industrial Emissions Directive Waste water from the cleaning of waste gases Waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants 0.2 mg/l
European Union Water Environmental Quality Standards Directive Inland surface waters 14.0 µg/l 1.2 µg/l 1.0 yr Unless otherwise specified the EQS parameter expressed as an annual average value (AA-EQS) applies to the total concentration of all isomers. Inland surface waters encompass rivers and lakes and related artificial or heavily modified water bodies. These EQS refer to bioavailable concentrations of the substances.
European Union Water Environmental Quality Standards Directive Surface waters other than inland surface waters 14.0 µg/l 1.3 µg/l 1.0 yr Unless otherwise specified the EQS parameter expressed as an annual average value (AA-EQS) applies to the total concentration of all isomers. Inland surface waters encompass rivers and lakes and related artificial or heavily modified water bodies. These EQS refer to bioavailable concentrations of the substances.
Batteries Directive
  • Batteries Directive - Prohibitions & Labelling
    EU. Prohibited Substances (Article 4) & Labelling Requirements (Article 21(3)), Directive 2006/66/EC on Batteries and Accumulators, 26 September 2006, as amended by Directive 2018/849/EU, 14 June 2018

    This list contains use prohibitions of mercury and cadmium above certain thresholds in batteries and accumulators, with certain exceptions. It also captures certain labelling requirements on such products containing mercury, cadmium and lead above specified quantities.

CAD - Chemical Agents Directive
  • CAD - Chemical Agents Directive, Annex II - Binding BLVs
    EU. Directive 98/24/EC, Annex II, Binding Biological Limit Values and Health Surveillance Measures, OJ (L 131) 11, 5 May 1998

    This list contains substances assigned a binding biological exposure limit (BEL) by the European Union. National BELs for these substances may not deviate from the limits in the Directive. Annex II contains the binding BEL for lead.

Cosmetic Products Regulation
  • Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex II - Prohibited Substances
    EU. Prohibited Substances: Annex II, Regulation 1223/2009/EC on Cosmetic Products, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2021/1099, 6 July 2021

    This list contains substances which are banned from use in any cosmetic products marketed for sale or use in the European Union.

End-of-Life Vehicles Directive
  • End-of-Life Vehicles Directive - General Use Exemptions
    EU. General Use Exemptions from Article 4(2)(a) (Annex II), Directive 2000/53/EC on End-of-Life Vehicles, as amended by Directive 2020/363/EU, 5 March 2020

    This list contains the Annex II material and component general use exemptions that apply to the substances prohibited from use in the manufacture of automobiles under Art. 4(2)(a) of the ELV Directive.

  • End-of-Life Vehicles Directive - Specific Use Exemptions
    EU. Specific Use Exemptions from Article 4(2)(a) (Annex II), Directive 2000/53/EC on End-of-Life Vehicles, as amended by Directive 2020/363/EU, 5 March 2020

    This list contains the specific Annex II material and component use exemptions for the substances prohibited from use in the manufacture of automobiles under Art. 4(2)(a) of the ELV Directive.

Industrial Emissions Directive
  • IPPC, Annexes V, VI, VIII - Provisions relating to industrial plants
    EU. Emission Limit Values: Annexes V (combustion plants), VI (waste incineration/co-incineration plants), VIII (TiO2 installations), Dir. 2010/75/EU on Industrial Emissions (IPPC), 17 December 2010

    This list contains emission limit values for polluting substances in waste gases and waste water, assigned according to facility type (i.e., combustion plants (Annex V), waste incineration/co-incineration plants (Annex VI), and installations producing titanium dioxide (Annex VIII)), under Directive 2010/75/EU on Industrial Emissions (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control - IPPC). For this list, if a substance presents 2 values in the ''Average sampling duration'' field, these indicate minimum and maximum average sampling period.

RoHS - Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical & Electronic Equipment Directive
  • ROHS - Exemptions from Article 4(1) Restrictions, Annexes III & IV
    EU. Exemptions from Art. 4(1) Restrictions (Annexes III & IV), Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS), as amended by Directive (EU) 2021/884, L 194, 2 June 2021

    This list contains the application exemptions listed in Annexes III and IV to RoHS (2011/65/EU). Annex III contains applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1), while Annex IV lists applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1) specific to medical devices and monitoring and control instruments.

  • ROHS Directive - Restricted Substances as per Article 4(1), Annex II
    EU. Restricted Substances Referred to in Article 4(1) (Annex II), Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS), as amended by Directive 2015/863/EU, 4 June 2015

    This list contains the substances listed in Annex II to the Directive on the restriction of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS - 2011/65/EU). Restricted per Art. 4(1) of RoHS, each listed substance includes a maximum concentration value tolerated by weight in homogeneous materials.

Toy Safety Directive
  • Toy Safety Directive - Substances Restricted in Toys
    EU. Substances Restricted in Toys, Directive 2009/48/EC, OJ L 170/1, 30 June 2009, last amended by Directive (EU) 2021/903, 4 June 2021

    This list contains substances whose use in toys is restricted in the European Union in accordance with points 8 and 13, Part III, and Appendices A and C of Annex II (Particular Safety Requirements) to Directive 2009/48/EC on toy safety. List entries include substance name, CAS number, limit values for certain product types and, where applicable, notes on restrictions.

Water Environmental Quality Standards Directive
  • Annex I, Part A - Priority Substances & Pollutants in water
    EU. Environmental Quality Standards (EQS) for Priority Substances: Annex I, Part A, Directive 2008/105/EC, 24 December 2008, amended by Directive 2013/39/EU, 24 August 2013

    This list contains environmental quality standards (EQS), including annual averages and maximum allowable concentrations, for priority substances and certain other pollutants, as provided for in Article 16 of Directive 2000/60/EC establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Water Framework Directive
  • Water Framework Directive, Annex X - Priority Substances
    EU. Annex X to Directive 2000/60/EC, Priority Substances in the Field of Water Policy, as amended by Directive 2013/39/EU, OJ L 226/1, 24 August 2013

    This list contains substances identified as priority substances that are targeted for reduction and eventual removal from waste water discharge. The list includes 'priority hazardous substances' which are subject to special restrictions.

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Substance names and other identifiers

Regulatory process names
Lead compounds
Restriction list, PIC
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Group members

This entry / group of substance has the following member substances:

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Name EC / List no. CAS no. Association
lead compounds with the exception of those specified elsewhere in this Annex - - Expert judgement (ECHA)
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Group parents

This substance has been identified as member of the following groups of substances:

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Name EC / List no. CAS no. Association
Lead and its compounds - - Expert judgement (ECHA)