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Administrative data

Hazard for aquatic organisms

Hazard for air

Air

Hazard assessment conclusion:
no hazard identified

Hazard for terrestrial organisms

Hazard for predators

Additional information

Conclusion on classification

The registered substance, alcohols, C12 -13-branched, is readily biodegradable. Both short term toxicity to aquatic invertebrates and algal ihibition EC50s are <1 mg/L. In addition algal inhibition data indicate that the NOEC is between 0.01 and 0.1 mg/l.

Therefore, the substance is classified as Acute Category 1 and Chronic Category 2 for the environment in the EU according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008.