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2,4,6,8-tetramethyl-1,3,5,7-tetraoxacyclooctane

EC number: 203-600-2

CAS number: 108-62-3

Last updated: 11/03/2020
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EU. Worker Protection-Hazardous (98/24)

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Name CAS
2,4,6,8-tetramethyl-1,3,5,7-tetraoxacyclooctane; metaldehyde
108-62-3
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Name CAS Restriction(s) Expressed As Table 3 of Annex VI to CLP EU REACH: List of SVHC Physical form Substance Description  
2,4,6,8-tetramethyl-1,3,5,7-tetraoxacyclooctane
metaldehyde
108-62-3
yes
Details
Inland Transport of Dangerous Goods Directive

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Name CAS Class Labels Packing Group UN No. or ID no. Carriage permitted Classification code Equipment required Limited and excepted quantities Number of blue cones/lights Provisions concerning loading, unloading and carriage Ventilation Remarks Special provisions Notes  
Excepted quantities Limited quantities Units Column (11c) Column (11b) Column (11a)
METALDEHYDE
108-62-3
4.1
4.1
III
1332
F1
PP
E1
5 kg
0
Details

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Name CAS Class Labels Packing Group Packaging UN No. ADR tank Classification code Hazard identification no. Limited and excepted quantities Vehicle for tank carriage Portable tank and bulk containers Special provisions Special provisions for carriage Transport category (Tunnel restriction code) Notes  
Mixed packing provisions Special packing provisions Packing instructions Tank code Special provisions Excepted quantities Limited quantities Unit Instructions Special provisions bulk Loading, unloading & handling Operation Packages Tunnel restriction code Transport category
METALDEHYDE
108-62-3
4.1
4.1
III
MP10
B3
P002
IBC08
LP02
R001
1332
SGAV
F1
40
E1
5 kg
AT
T1
TP33
VC1
VC2
B3
(E)
3
Details

EU. RID Dangerous Goods Lists, Directive 2008/68/EC

This database contains the RID's Dangerous Goods List, as implemented by the EU's Directive 2008/68/EC. This Directive establishes rules for the safe transport of dangerous goods between EU countries by road, rail, and waterway. It applies the European Agreements on the international transport of dangerous goods by road (ADR) and inland waterways (ADN), and the Regulations concerning the international carriage of dangerous goods by rail (RID).

Name CAS Class Labels Packing Group UN No. Classification code Express parcels Hazard identification number RID Tanks Limited and excepted quantities Packaging Portable tanks and bulk containers Transport category Special provisions for carriage Special provisions Notes  
Tank code Special provisions Excepted quantities Units Limited quantities Special packaging provisions Packaging instructions Mixed packing provisions Special provisions Instructions Loading, unloading & handling bulk Packages
METALDEHYDE
108-62-3
4.1
4.1
III
1332
F1
CE11
40
SGAV
E1
5 kg
B3
P002
IBC08
LP02
R001
MP10
TP33
T1
3
VC1
VC2
W1
Details
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EU. Pesticides. MRLs (Annexes II, III, IV, VII of 396/2005/EC)

This database contains the minimum residue level (MRLs) entries as listed in the following annexes of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 on maximum residue levels of pesticides in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin and amending Council Directive 91/414/EEC: (1) Annex II: Maximum Residue Levels; (2) Annex III: Temporary MRLs; (3) Annex IV: Active Substances for Which No MRLs Are Required; and (4) Annex VII: Active Substance/Product Combinations.

Name CAS Annex No. Product Name Category CodeNumber Category Group/SubGroup CodeNumber Group/SubGroup MRL  
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Cultivated fungi
Mosses and lichens
Wild fungi
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0280000
Fungi, mosses and lichens
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Beetroots
Carrots
Celeriacs/turnip rooted celeries
Horseradishes
Jerusalem artichokes
Parsley roots/Hamburg roots parsley
Parsnips
Radishes
Salsifies
Turnips )
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0210000
Root and tuber vegetables
0.3 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Azaroles/Mediterranean medlars
Blackberries
Blueberries
cane fruits
Cranberries
Currants (black, red and white)
Dewberries
Elderberries
Gooseberries (green, red and yellow)
grapes
Mulberries (black and white)
Other cane fruits
other small fruits and berries
Raspberries (red and yellow)
Rose hips
strawberries
Table grapes
Wine grapes
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0150000
Berries and small fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Chicken
Duck
Geese
Other birds eggs
Quail
1000000
Products of animal origin - Terrestrial animals
1030000
Birds eggs
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Horseradish
0800000
Spices
0840000
Root and rhizome spices
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Apricots
Cherries (sweet)
Other stone fruits
Peaches
Plums
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0140000
Stone fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Castor beans
Oil fruits
Other oilseeds
Peanuts/groundnuts
0400000
Oilseeds and oil fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Almonds
Brazil nuts
Cashew nuts
Chestnuts
Coconuts
Hazelnuts/cobnuts
Macadamias
Other tree nuts
Pecans
Pine nut kernels
Pistachios
Walnuts
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0120000
Tree nuts
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Garlic (Twistedleaf garlic)
Onions
Other bulb vegetables
Shallots
Spring onions/green onions and Welsh onions
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0220000
Bulb vegetables
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Borage seeds
Cotton seeds
Gold of pleasure seeds
Hemp seeds
Linseeds
Mustard seeds
Poppy seeds
Pumpkin seeds
Rapeseeds/canola seeds
Safflower seeds
Sesame seeds
Soyabeans
Sunflower seeds
0400000
Oilseeds and oil fruits
0.6 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Other flower pistil spices
Saffron
0800000
Spices
0860000
Flower pistil spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Aubergines/eggplants
Tomatoes
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0230000
Fruiting vegetables
0.15 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Baby leaf crops (including brassica species)
Basil and edible flowers
Celery leaves
Chards/beet leaves
Chervil
Chives
Cresses and other sprouts and shoots
Escaroles/broad-leaved endives
Lamb's lettuces/corn salads
Land cresses
Laurel/bay leaves
Lettuces
Other herbs and edible flowers
Other lettuces and salad plants
Other spinaches and similar leaves
Parsley (Root parsley leaves)
Purslanes
Red mustards
Roman rocket/rucola (Wall rocket)
Rosemary
Sage
Spinaches
Tarragon
Thyme
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0250000
Leaf vegetables, herbs and edible flowers
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Beans (without pods)
Peas (without pods)
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0260000
Legume vegetables
0.3 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Mace
Other aril spices
0800000
Spices
0870000
Aril spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Chicory roots
Other sugar plants
Sugar beet roots
Sugar canes
0900000
Sugar plants
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
herbs and edible flowers
lettuces and salad plants
spinaches and similar leaves
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0250000
Leaf vegetables, herbs and edible flowers
2 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Grapefruits
Lemons
Limes
Mandarins
Oranges
Other citrus fruits
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0110000
Citrus fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Cinnamon
Other bark spices
0800000
Spices
0830000
Bark spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Ginger
Liquorice
Other root and rhizome spices
Turmeric/curcuma
0800000
Spices
0840000
Root and rhizome spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
potatoes (Andigena)
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0210000
Root and tuber vegetables
0.15 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
kohlrabies
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0240000
Brassica vegetables (excluding brassica roots and brassica baby leaf crops)
0.15 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
American persimmons/Virginia kaki
Avocados
Bananas
Breadfruits
Carambolas
Cherimoyas
Dates
Durians
edible peel
Figs
Granate apples/pomegranates
Guavas
inedible peel, large
inedible peel, small
Jambuls/jambolans
Kaki/Japanese persimmons
Kiwi fruits (green, red, yellow)
Kumquats
Litchis/lychees
Mangoes
Other edible peel
Other inedible peel, large
Other inedible peel, small
Papayas
Passionfruits/maracujas
Pineapples
Prickly pears/cactus fruits
Soursops/guanabanas
Star apples/cainitos
Table olives
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0160000
Miscellaneous fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Beans (with pods)
Peas (with pods)
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0260000
Legume vegetables
0.4 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
bovine
Edible offals (other than liver and kidney)
equine
Fat
Goat
Kidney
Liver
Muscle
Other commodities from bovine
Other commodities from equine
Other commodities from goat
Other commodities from other farmed terrestrial animals
Other commodities from poultry
Other commodities from sheep
Other commodities from swine
other farmed terrestrial animals
poultry
Sheep (Mouflon (farmed))
swine (Wild boar (farmed))
1000000
Products of animal origin - Terrestrial animals
1010000
Commodities
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Other root and tuber vegetables except sugar beets
Swedes/rutabagas
tropical root and tuber vegetables
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0210000
Root and tuber vegetables
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Asparagus (Hop sprouts)
Bamboo shoots
Cardoons (Borage stems)
Celeries
Florence fennels
Other stem vegetables
Palm hearts
Rhubarbs
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0270000
Stem vegetables
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Cattle
Goat
Horse
Other milk
Sheep (Mouflon (farmed))
1000000
Products of animal origin - Terrestrial animals
1020000
Milk
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Beans (Species listed with code numbers 0260010-xxx, dried seeds, except soyabeans/edamame)
Lentils
Lupins/lupini beans
Other pulses
Peas
0300000
Pulses
0.2 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Globe artichokes
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0270000
Stem vegetables
0.07 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Chamomile
flowers
Ginseng (Siberian ginseng)
Herbal infusions from parts of the plant not explicitly defined
Hibiscus/roselle
Jasmine
leaves and herbs
Lime/linden
Mate/maté
Other Herbal infusions from flowers
Other Herbal infusions from leaves and herbs
Other Herbal infusions from roots
Rooibos
roots
Rose
Strawberry
Valerian
0600000
Teas, Coffee, Herbal Infusions, Cocoa and Carobs
0630000
Herbal infusions from
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Arrowroots
Cassava roots/manioc
other root and tuber vegetables except sugar beets
Other tropical root and tuber vegetables
Sweet potatoes
Yams
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0210000
Root and tuber vegetables
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Apples
Loquats/Japanese medlars
Medlars
Other pome fruits
Pears
Quinces
0100000
Fruits, fresh or frozen and Tree nuts
0130000
Pome fruits
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Anise/aniseed
Black caraway/black cumin (Nigella)
Celery (Angelica, Lovage)
Coriander
Cumin
Dill
Fennel
Fenugreek
Nutmeg
Other seed spices
0800000
Spices
0810000
Seed spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Barley
Buckwheat and other pseudocereals
Common millet/proso millet
Maize/corn
Oat
Other cereals
Rice
Rye
Sorghum
Wheat
0500000
Cereals
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Kapok
Oil palms fruits
Oil palms kernels
Oilseeds
Olives for oil production
Other oil fruits
0400000
Oilseeds and oil fruits
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Allspice/pimento
Caraway (Ajowan)
Cardamom (Marjoram, Star anise)
Juniper berry
Other fruit spices
Peppercorn
Sichuan pepper
Tamarind
Vanilla
0800000
Spices
0820000
Fruit spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Broccoli
Brussels sprouts
Cauliflowers
Chinese cabbages/pe-tsai
Head cabbages
Kales
Other flowering brassica
Other head brassica
Other leafy brassica
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0240000
Brassica vegetables (excluding brassica roots and brassica baby leaf crops)
0.01 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Leeks
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0270000
Stem vegetables
1.5 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
flowering brassica
head brassica
leafy brassica
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0240000
Brassica vegetables (excluding brassica roots and brassica baby leaf crops)
0.4 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Lentils
Other legume vegetables
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0260000
Legume vegetables
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Capers
Cloves
Other bud spices
0800000
Spices
0850000
Bud spices
0.1 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
cucurbits with edible peel
cucurbits with inedible peel
Okra/lady's fingers
other fruiting vegetables
Other solanaceae and malvaceae
sweet corn (Baby corn)
Sweet peppers/bell peppers
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0230000
Fruiting vegetables
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
grape leaves and similar species
watercresses
witloofs/Belgian endives
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0250000
Leaf vegetables, herbs and edible flowers
0.05 mg/kg
Details
Metaldehyde
108-62-3
Annex II
Courgettes
Cucumbers
Gherkins (Bur gherkins)
Melons
Other cucurbits with edible peel
Other cucurbits with inedible peel
Pumpkins
Solanaceae and Malvaceae
Watermelons
0200000
Vegetables, fresh or frozen
0230000
Fruiting vegetables
0.01 mg/kg
Details
PPP - Plant Protection Products Regulation

EU. Annex of Approved Active Substances for Plant Protection Products

This list contains the annex of active substances contained in Regulation 540/2011/EU, separated into Part A (deemed to have been approved under Regulation 1107/2009/EC), Part B (approved under Regulation 1107/2009/EC), and Part C (basic substances approved under Regulation 1107/2009/EC). Entries include common name, IUPAC name, identification numbers (e.g., CAS, CIPAC), purity information, and dates of approval and approval expiration, as well as specific provisions.

Name CAS Ref No. CIPAC No. Purity Qualifier Expressed As Date of approval Expiration of approval Part Use Notes  
Metaldehyde (tetramer)
108-62-3
340
62
985.0 g/kg
1 June 2011
31 May 2023
A Active substances deemed to have been approved under Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009
Only uses as molluscicide may be authorised
1 Please refer the original source document for applicable additional specific provisions (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:32011R0540).
4 Acetaldehyde max. 1,5 g/kg.
Details
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Name EC Number CAS Index Sustance Description Danger Symbols Restriction Physical form  
2,4,6,8-tetramethyl-1,3,5,7-tetraoxacyclooctane; metaldehyde
203-600-2
108-62-3
605-005-00-7
Flame
Exclamation mark
Details
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EU. Hazardous Waste Properties: Annex III (2008/98/EC)

This database contains substances that have been assigned hazard property (HP) waste codes 1-15, as defined in terms of the hazard class & category, hazard (H) statement, and/or concentration limits provided in Annex III of the Waste Framework Directive (2008/98/EC). The classifications of the substances listed in the database are based on their harmonized classifications per Table 3 of Annex VI to the CLP Regulation (1272/2008/EC).

Name EC Number CAS EU CLP (1272/2008) HP Code Index
2,4,6,8-tetramethyl-1,3,5,7-tetraoxacyclooctane; metaldehyde
203-600-2
108-62-3
Flam. Sol. 2
Acute Tox. 4
HP3 Flammable: (a) flammable liquid waste liquid waste having a flash point below 60 °C or waste gas oil, diesel and light heating oils having a flash point > 55 °C and ≤ 75 °C; (b) flammable pyrophoric liquid and solid waste solid or liquid waste which, even in small quantities, is liable to ignite within five minutes after coming into contact with air; (c) flammable solid waste solid waste which is readily combustible or may cause or contribute to fire through friction; (d) flammable gaseous...
HP6 Acute Toxicity: waste which can cause acute toxic effects following oral or dermal administration, or inhalation exposure.
605-005-00-7

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