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Classification & Labelling & PBT assessment

GHS

General Information

Name:
Nitric acid

Related composition

Related composition:
Composition 1

Classificationopen allclose all

Explosives
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable gases and chemically unstable gases
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Aerosols
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising gases
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Gases under pressure
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable liquids
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Flammable solids
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-reactive substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric liquids
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Pyrophoric solids
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Self-heating substances and mixtures
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Substances and mixtures which in contact with water emit flammable gases
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Oxidising liquids
Hazard category:
Oxid. Liquid 3
Hazard statement:
H272: May intensify fire; oxidiser.
Oxidising solids
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Organic peroxides
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Corrosive to metals
Hazard category:
Met. Corr. 1
Hazard statement:
H290: May be corrosive to metals.
Desensitized explosives
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - oral
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - dermal
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Acute toxicity - inhalation
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Skin corrosion / irritation
Hazard category:
Skin Corr. 1A
Hazard statement:
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Serious eye damage / eye irritation
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Respiratory sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Skin sensitisation
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Aspiration hazard
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Reproductive toxicity
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Effects on or via lactation
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Germ cell mutagenicity
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
Carcinogenicity
Reason for no classification:
data inconclusive
1. Specific target organ toxicity - single
Reason for no classification:
data conclusive but not sufficient for classification
1. Specific target organ toxicity - repeated
Reason for no classification:
data inconclusive
1.
Concentration range (%):
>= 65
Hazard categories:
Oxid. Liquid 3
2.
Concentration range (%):
>= 20
Hazard categories:
Skin Corr. 1A
3.
Concentration range (%):
>= 5 - <= 20
Hazard categories:
Skin Corr. 1B
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (acute / short-term)
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Hazardous to the aquatic environment (long-term)
Reason for no classification:
data lacking
Hazardous to the ozone layer
Reason for no classification:
data lacking

Labelling

Signal word:
Danger

Hazard pictogram

GHS03: flame over circle
GHS05: corrosion

Hazard statements

H272: May intensify fire; oxidiser.
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
H290: May be corrosive to metals.

Precautionary statements

P234: Keep only in original packaging.
P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P220: Keep away from clothing or other combustible materials.
P221: Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles...
P260: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
P264: Wash ... thoroughly after handling.
P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection/hearing protection/...
P301+P330+P331: IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
P305+P351+P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P303+P361+P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water [or shower].
P363: Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
P304+P340: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
P310: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/…
P390: Absorb spillage to prevent material damage.
P404: Store in a closed container.
P406: Store in a corrosion resistant/... container with a resistant inner liner.
P501: Dispose of contents/container to ...

Additional labelling requirements

EUH071: Corrosive to the respiratory tract.

Notes