Registration Dossier

Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

DSD-DPD

General information

Name:
Hydrocarbons, C6, n-alkanes, iso-alkanes, cyclics, n-hexane rich
Status:
67/548/EEC annex 1

Classification

Explosiveness

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Oxidising properties

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Flammability

Classification:
F; R11 Highly flammable

Thermal stability

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Acute toxicity

Classification:
R67 Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness.
Xn; R65 Harmful: may cause lung damage if swallowed.

Acute toxicity - irreversible damage after single exposure

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Repeated dose toxicity

Classification:
Xn; R48/20 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation.

Irritation / corrosion

Classification:
Xi; R38 Irritating to skin.

Sensitisation

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Carcinogenicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Mutagenicity - genetic toxicity

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - fertility

Classification:
Repr. Cat. 3; R62 Possible risk of impaired fertility

Toxicity to reproduction - development

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Toxicity to reproduction - breastfed babies

Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification

Environment

Classification:
N; R51/53 Dangerous for the environment; Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Labelling

Indication of danger

F - highly flammable
N - dangerous for the environment
Xi - irritant
Xn - harmful

Risk phrases

R11 - Highly flammable
R38 - Irritating to skin
R48/20 - Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation
R51/53 - Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
R62 - Possible risk of impaired fertility
R65 - Harmful: may cause lung damage if swallowed
R67 - Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness

Safety phrases

S9 - keep container in a well-ventilated place
S16 - keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking
S33 - take precautionary measures against static discharges
S36/37 - wear suitable protective clothing and gloves
S43.6 - for extinguishing, use foam
or dry chemical or carbon dioxide; water may be ineffective
S57 - use appropriate container to avoid environmental contamination
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
S62 - if swallowed, do not induce vomiting: seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label

Specific concentration limits

Notes