Substance Information

1-hydroxybenzotriazole

EC / List no.: 219-989-7

CAS no.: 2592-95-2

Mol. formula: C6H5N3O

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GHS01: Explosive

Danger! According to the harmonised classification and labelling (ATP01) approved by the European Union, this substance is explosive (fire, blast or projection hazard).

GHS07: Health hazard

Additionally, the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations identifies that this substance causes serious eye irritation, is harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects and is a flammable solid.

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) and at industrial sites.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses) and at industrial sites.

Consumer Uses

This substance is used in the following products: pharmaceuticals.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: indoor use as processing aid.

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

This substance is used in the following products: washing & cleaning products.
ECHA has no public registered data on the types of manufacture using this substance. 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. ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment.

Uses at industrial sites

This substance is used in the following products: pharmaceuticals, laboratory chemicals, washing & cleaning products and semiconductors.
This substance is used for the manufacture of: chemicals and electrical, electronic and optical equipment.
Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: as an intermediate step in further manufacturing of another substance (use of intermediates), in processing aids at industrial sites and as processing aid.

Manufacture

ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment.

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