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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Sodium dithionite
Status:
67/548/EEC self classification

Classification

Explosiveness

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

Oxidising properties

Classification:
R7 May cause fire.

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:
R31 Contact with acids liberates toxic gas.
Xn; R22 Harmful 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:
Xi; R36 Irritating to eyes.

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

Xi - irritant
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R7 - May cause fire
R22 - Harmful if swallowed
R31 - Contact with acids liberates toxic gas
R36 - Irritating to eyes

Safety phrases

S2 - keep out of the reach of children
S7/8 - keep container tightly closed and dry
S26 - in case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
S28 - After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of ... (to be specified by the manufacturer)
S39 - wear eye/face protection
S43 - in case of fire, use ... (indicate in the space the precise type of fire-fighting equipment. if water increases risk, add 'never use water')
S46 - if swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label

Specific concentration limits

Notes