SECTION 16. Other information
16.1 Legislation applicable to safety data sheets
This safety data sheet has been prepared in accordance with ANNEX II- Guide to the compilation of safety data sheets in Regulation (EC) 1907/2006 (REACH), updated in accordance with Regulation (EU) nº 2015/830 of 28 May 2015, and in line with GHS ver. 7 (2017).
16.2 Legislative texts and phrases included in section 3
Regulation no1272/2008 (CLP):
STOT RE 1: Specific Target Organ Toxicity (repeated exposure). Category 1.
STOT SE 3: Specific Target Organ Toxicity (single exposure). Category 3
Carc. 1A: Carcinogenic. Category 1A.
H372: Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
H350i: May cause cancer by inhalation.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
16.3 Abbreviations and acronyms
ACGIH: Association Advancing Occupational and Environmental Health.
ADR: European agreement concerning the international transport of dangerous goods by road.
CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service (Division of the American Chemical Society).
LC50: Lethal concentration, 50 per cent.
CLP: European Regulation of the Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Chemical Substances and Mixtures.
LD50: Lethal dose, 50 per cent.
DNEL: Derived no-effect level (REACH).
GHS: Global harmonized system of classification and labelling of chemical products (UN)
HCIS: Australia Hazardous Chemical Information System.
HCS: The Hazard Communication Standard.
HMIS: Hazardous Materials Identification System.
IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer.
IATA: International Air Transport Association.
vPvB: Very persistent, very bioaccumulable substances.
NFPA: National Fire Protection Association.
NTP: Technical Notes on Prevention.
OEL: Occupational exposure limit.
UN: United Nations.
OSHA: Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
PBT: Persistent, bioaccumulable and toxic substances.
PNEC: Predicted no-effect concentration (REACH).
REACH: Regulation concerning the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals.
RID: Regulations concerning the international transport of dangerous goods by rail.
WES: New Zealand Workplace Exposure Standards.
16.4 Main sources
16.5 Information evaluation methods
Article 9 Regulation no. 1272/2008 (CLP): The classification of the mixture is generally based on calculation methods using substance data in accordance with the requirements of Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008. If data is available for some mixture or the weighting of the tests can be used for their classification, this will be indicated in the pertinent section of the Safety Data Sheet. See section 9 for physico-chemical properties, section 11, for toxicological information and section 12 for environmental information.
16.6 Risk rating system in accordance with NFPA and HMIS
16.7 Other pertinent information
Consult Cosentino, S.A.U. (email@example.com) if you have any questions, or before using or supplying this material for other applications not discussed here.
The information contained in this document is, to our knowledge, up-to-date and precise. However, we cannot vouch for the recommendations or suggestions given here, as the usage conditions of the materials are out of our control. In addition, the contents of this Safety Data Sheet should not be interpreted as a recommendation for using any product that violates the law, safety practices or current patents regulating any material or its use.
The recipient of the material is responsible for verifying their own compliance with the relevant rules and regulations. Under no circumstances should the information in this Safety Data Sheet be taken to guarantee specific properties or generate a contractual relationship.
This Safety Data Sheet (SDS) is in accordance with CLP Regulation (CE) No 1272/2008, and the Globally Harmonized System of
Classification and Labelling of Chemical Products (GHS).
For more information, consult the manufacturer and follow the instructions in the Good Practices Guide for the processing of material available on the manufacturer’s website www.cosentino.com.
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