Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
acrylonitrile
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1

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

Classification:
F; R11 Highly flammable

Thermal stability

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

Acute toxicity

Classification:
T; R23/24/25 Toxic by inhalation, 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

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

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

Classification:
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

F - highly flammable
N - dangerous for the environment
T - toxic

Risk phrases

R11 - Highly flammable
R23/24/25 - Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed
R37/38 - Irritating to respiratory system and skin
R41 - Risk of serious damage to eyes
R43 - May cause sensitisation by skin contact
R45 - May cause cancer
R51/53 - Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment

Safety phrases

S9 - keep container in a well-ventilated place
S16 - keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking
S53 - avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use
S45 - in case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)
S61 - avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions/safety data sheets

Specific concentration limits

Notes