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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
methacrylic acid
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
607-088-00-5
ATP last update:
changed by 28. ATP
Remarks:
Occupational restrictions:
Note for juveniles.
Note for pregnant woman and nurrsing mothers (EC Directive 92/85/EEC)


Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R21/22 Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
C; R35 Causes severe burns.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Indication of danger

C - corrosive

Risk phrases

R21/22 - Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed
R35 - Causes severe burns

Safety phrases

S26 - in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
S36/37/39 - wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)

Specific concentration limits

Notes

Note D