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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Methoxyacetic acid
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
607-312-00-1
ATP inserted:
CLP00

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Repeated dose toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 2; R61 May cause harm to the unborn child.

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Environment

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Labelling

Indication of danger

C - corrosive

Risk phrases

R22 - Harmful if swallowed
R34 - Causes burns
R60 - May impair fertility
R61 - May cause harm to the unborn child

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 (%):
>= 10
Classification:
C; R34 Causes burns.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 5 - < 10
Classification:
Xi; R36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.

Notes