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Administrative data

Description of key information

Basazol Gelb 8511 is not irritating to the skin, but can cause serious damage to eyes.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Skin irritation / corrosion

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
no adverse effect observed (not irritating)

Eye irritation

Endpoint conclusion
Endpoint conclusion:
adverse effect observed (irritating)

Additional information

The data discussed in this section were derived from toxicity studies with the hydrochloride of the same azo dye (read-across to Basisch Gelb 8511, CAS 118208-02-9).

The substance was not irritating at the skin of rabbits in a well conducted OECD 404 guideline study, but showed severe effects on the eyes in an OECD 405 guideline study.


Effects on eye irritation: highly irritating

Justification for classification or non-classification

EU classification according to Annex VI of the Directive 67/548/EEC:

- risk of serious damage to eyes, R41

GHS classification according to Annex I 1272/2008 CLP (EU GHS):

- eye irritant category 1 (irreversible effects on the eye)