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Description of key information

Read-across based on classification of main constituents:
- Skin irritation: irritating
- Eye irritation: irritating

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin irritation / corrosion

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
no study available

Eye irritation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
no study available

Respiratory irritation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
no study available

Additional information

Skin irritation

A skin irritation test for this substance is waived as the major constituent Cinnamic aldehyde - trans (CAS 14371-10-9), present at a typical concentration of 60%, is currently classified as H315 (Skin Irrit. 2). Based on this information, Cinnamon bark oil is considered to be classified as H315 (Skin Irrit. 2) as well and therefore further testing is deemed not required.

Eye irritation

An eye irritation test for this substance is waived as the major constituent Cinnamic aldehyde - trans (CAS 14371-10-9), present at a typical concentration of 60%, is currently classified as H319 (Eye Irrit. 2). Based on this information Cinnamon bark oil is considered to be classified as H319 (Eye Irrit. 2) as well and therefore further testing is deemed not required.

Justification for classification or non-classification

Based on the skin irritating properties of the main constituent, Cinnamon bark oil is classified as a skin irritant (Skin Irrit. 2; H315) in accordance with the criteria outlined in Annex I of 1272/2008/EC (CLP/EU-GHS).

Based on the eye irritating properties of the main constituent, Cinnamon bark oil is classified as an eye irritant (Eye Irrit. 2; H319) in accordance with the criteria outlined in Annex I of 1272/2008/EC (CLP/EU-GHS).