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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

GHS

General Information

Name:
Methoxyacetic acid
Implementation:
EU
Remarks:
Classification as stated in Annex VI, Table 3.1 of Regulation 1272/2008/EC.

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 1

Classificationopen allclose all

Explosives
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable gases and chemically unstable gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Aerosols
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Gases under pressure
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-reactive substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-heating substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Substances and mixtures which in contact with water emit flammable gases
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising liquids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising solids
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Organic peroxides
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Corrosive to metals
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Desensitized explosives
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - oral
Hazard category:
Acute Tox. 4
Hazard statement:
H302: Harmful if swallowed.
Acute toxicity - dermal
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - inhalation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Skin corrosion / irritation
Hazard category:
Skin Corr. 1B
Hazard statement:
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Serious eye damage / eye irritation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Respiratory sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Skin sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Aspiration hazard
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Reproductive toxicity
Hazard category:
Repr. 1B
Hazard statement:
H360: May damage fertility or the unborn child <state specific effect if known > <state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard>.
Effects on or via lactation
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
1. Specific target organ toxicity - single
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
1. Specific target organ toxicity - repeated
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
1.
Concentration range (%):
>= 5
Hazard categories:
STOT SE3 / H335
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (acute / short-term)
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (long-term)
Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Hazardous to the ozone layer
Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Labelling

Signal word:
Danger

Hazard pictogram

GHS08: health hazard
GHS05: corrosion
GHS07: exclamation mark

Hazard statements

H360: May damage fertility or the unborn child <state specific effect if known > <state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard>.
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
H302: Harmful if swallowed.

Precautionary statements

P201: Obtain special instructions before use.
P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P301+P330+P331: IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
P303+P361+P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water [or shower].
P305+P351+P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P308+P313: IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.

Notes