Registration Dossier

Manufacture, use & exposure

Uses at industrial sites

Uses at industrial sites

Registration/ Notification status for the use:
use registered according to REACH Article 10; total tonnage manufactured/imported >=10tonnes/year per registrant
Use name:
Industrial use of cesium tetrafluoroaluminate-containing mixtures in brazing and soldering techniques
Contributing activity / technique for the environmentopen allclose all
Name of activity / technique:
Industrial use of cesium tetrafluoroaluminate-containing mixtures in brazing and soldering techniques
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC5: Use at industrial site leading to inclusion into/onto article
Name of activity / technique:
Industrial use of cesium tetrafluoroaluminate-containing mixtures in brazing and soldering techniques
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC6b: Use of reactive processing aid at industrial site (no inclusion into or onto article)
Contributing activity / technique for workersopen allclose all
Name of activity / technique:
Raw material handling
Process category (PROC):
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or mixture (charging and discharging) at dedicated facilities
PROC 9: Transfer of substance or mixture into small containers (dedicated filling line, including weighing)
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
Name of activity / technique:
Mixing or blending
Process category (PROC):
PROC 3: Manufacture or formulation in the chemical industry in closed batch processes with occasional controlled exposure or processes with equivalent containment conditions
PROC 4: Chemical production where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 5: Mixing or blending in batch processes
Name of activity / technique:
Application of flux
Process category (PROC):
PROC 7: Industrial spraying
Name of activity / technique:
Soldering / brazing operations
Process category (PROC):
PROC 25: Other hot work operations with metals
Name of activity / technique:
Removal of flux agent
Process category (PROC):
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
Name of activity / technique:
Cleaning and maintenance
Process category (PROC):
PROC28: Manual maintenance (cleaning and repair) of machinery
Product category used:
PC 38: Welding and soldering products, flux products
Sector of end use:
SU 17: General manufacturing, e.g. machinery, equipment, vehicles, other transport equipment
Substance supplied to that use in form of:
in a mixture
Subsequent service life relevant for this use:
yes
Related assessment:
use not assessed