Registration Dossier

Data platform availability banner - registered substances factsheets

Please be aware that this old REACH registration data factsheet is no longer maintained; it remains frozen as of 19th May 2023.

The new ECHA CHEM database has been released by ECHA, and it now contains all REACH registration data. There are more details on the transition of ECHA's published data to ECHA CHEM here.

Diss Factsheets

Environmental fate & pathways


Currently viewing:

Administrative data

Link to relevant study record(s)

Description of key information

Hydrolysis is not a relevant degradation pathway for the category members Fatty Acids in aquatic environment.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Additional information

Significant hydrolysis of the members of the category Fatty Acids is not expected based on the molecular structure (aliphatic and mostly saturated carbon chains). Furthermore, in accordance with column 2 of EC 1907/2006 Annex VIII the testing is not required since the substance is readily biodegradable.