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Hazard for aquatic organisms

Freshwater

Hazard assessment conclusion:
PNEC aqua (freshwater)
PNEC value:
3.2 mg/L
Assessment factor:
100
Extrapolation method:
assessment factor

Hazard for air

Hazard for terrestrial organisms

Hazard for predators

Additional information

Ch. 6 provides information on Methyl-S-lactate. As explained in the Read-Across statement in Ch. 13, all information applies equally to Methyl-R-lactate.

Methyl lactate is not classified for environmental hazards

Methyl lactate is rapidly hydrolyzed into lactic acid and methanol in vivo.

Conclusion on classification

Ch. 6 provides information on Methyl-S-lactate. As explained in the Read-Across statement in Ch. 13, all information applies equally to Methyl-R-lactate.

Methyl lactate is not classified for environmental hazards

Methyl lactate is rapidly hydrolyzed into lactic acid and methanol in vivo.