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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
cadmium chloride
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1
Index number:
048-008-00-3
ATP inserted:
19
ATP last update:
29

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

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Classification:
T; R48/23/25 Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.

Irritation / corrosion

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

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

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Classification:
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.

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:
conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Classification:
N; R50/53 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

N - dangerous for the environment
T+ - very toxic

Risk phrases

R25 - Toxic if swallowed
R26 - Very toxic by inhalation
R45 - May cause cancer
R46 - May cause heritable genetic damage
R48/23/25 - Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed
R50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
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)
S60 - this material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste
S61 - avoid release to the environment. refer to special instructions/safety data sheets

Specific concentration limits

1. Concentration range (%):
>= 25
Classification:
T; R25 Toxic if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
T; R48/23/25 Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
N; R50/53 Dangerous for the environment; Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
2. Concentration range (%):
>= 10 - < 25
Classification:
T; R25 Toxic if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.
T; R48/23/25 Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
3. Concentration range (%):
>= 7 - < 10
Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.
T+; R26 Very toxic by inhalation.
Carc. Cat. 1; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 1; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.
T; R48/23/25 Toxic: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
4. Concentration range (%):
>= 2.5 - < 7
Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.
T; R23 Toxic by inhalation.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.
Xn; R48/20/22 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
5. Concentration range (%):
>= 1 - < 2.5
Classification:
Xn; R22 Harmful if swallowed.
T; R23 Toxic by inhalation.
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.
Xn; R48/20/22 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
R52/53 Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
6. Concentration range (%):
>= 0.5 - < 1
Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Repr. Cat. 1; R60 May impair fertility.
Repr. Cat. 2; R60 May impair fertility.
Xn; R20/22 Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
Xn; R48/20/22 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
R52/53 Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
7. Concentration range (%):
>= 0.25 - < 0.5
Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Xn; R20/22 Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
Xn; R48/20/22 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
R52/53 Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
8. Concentration range (%):
>= 0.1 - < 0.25
Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.
Muta. Cat. 2; R46 May cause heritable genetic damage.
Xn; R20/22 Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
Xn; R48/20/22 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed.
9. Concentration range (%):
>= 0.01 - < 0.1
Classification:
Carc. Cat. 2; R45 May cause cancer.

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