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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
dimethyl sulphate
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
016-023-00-4

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

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:
T; R25 Toxic if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.

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:
C; R34 Causes burns.

Sensitisation

Classification:
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.

Carcinogenicity

Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Classification:
Muta. Cat. 3; R68 Possible risk of irreversible effects.

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

T+ - very toxic

Risk phrases

R25 - Toxic if swallowed
R26 - Very toxic by inhalation
R34 - Causes burns
R43 - May cause sensitisation by skin contact
R45 - May cause cancer
R68 - Possible risk of irreversible effects

Safety phrases

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)

Specific concentration limits

1. Concentration range (%):
>= 25
Classification:
T; R25 Toxic if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
C; R34 Causes burns.
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 3; R68 Possible risk of irreversible effects.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 10 - < 25
Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
C; R34 Causes burns.
R43 May cause sensitisation by skin contact.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 3; R68 Possible risk of irreversible effects.

Notes

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