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Isopropyl nitrite

EC / List no.: 208-779-0

CAS no.: 541-42-4

Mol. formula: C3H7NO2

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GHS02: Flammable GHS05: Corrosive GHS08: Serious Health Hazard GHS07: Health hazard GHS06: Acute Toxicity

Danger! According to the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations this substance is fatal if inhaled, causes severe skin burns and eye damage, is a highly flammable liquid and vapour, causes serious eye damage, is suspected of causing genetic defects and may cause an allergic skin reaction.

  • Ss

This substance is manufactured and/or imported in the European Economic Area in 10 - 100 tonnes per year.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses), in formulation or re-packing and in manufacturing.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses), in formulation or re-packing and in manufacturing.

Consumer Uses

This substance is used in the following products: leather treatment products, washing & cleaning products and perfumes and fragrances.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: indoor use (e.g. machine wash liquids/detergents, automotive care products, paints and coating or adhesives, fragrances and air fresheners).

Article service life

ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment. ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or into which articles the substance might have been processed.

Widespread uses by professional workers

ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or in which chemical products the substance might be used. This substance is used for the manufacture of: chemicals.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: indoor use as processing aid.

Formulation or re-packing

ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or in which chemical products the substance might be used. Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: formulation of mixtures.

Uses at industrial sites

ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or in which chemical products the substance might be used. ECHA has no public registered data on the types of manufacture using this substance. ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment.

Manufacture

Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: manufacturing of the substance.

The InfoCard summarises the non-confidential data on substances as held in the databases of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), including data provided by third parties. The InfoCard is automatically generated. Information requirements under different legislative frameworks may therefore not be up–to–date or complete. Substance manufacturers and importers are responsible for consulting official publications. This InfoCard is covered by the ECHA Legal Disclaimer.

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