Registration Dossier

Environmental fate & pathways

Biodegradation in water and sediment: simulation tests

Currently viewing:

Administrative data

Link to relevant study record(s)

Description of key information

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Additional information

In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, Column 2 of Annex IX, sections 9.2.1.2 and 9.2.1.4, a simulation test is needed if the chemical safety assessment indicates the need to investigate further the degradation of the substance and its degradation product. As the risk for organisms being exposed to the substance is acceptable (risk characterisation ratios are below 1), the available data on degradation is sufficient for the risk assessment and further tests are not required.