ex.VAT:
VAT:
inc.VAT:

Discover the PRO services
Tuesday, June 21, 2022Regulation

Proposed CLH classification for Tetrahydrofurfuryl Methacrylate

Proposition de classification CLH pour le Tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate

On 14 June 2022, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) launched a consultation on a harmonised classification and labelling proposal from Austria for the Tetrahydrofurfuryl Methacrylate, a film forming. This consultation is open until 15 August 2022.

Reading time
~ 1 minutes

Tetrahydrofurfuryl Methacrylate (CAS: 2455-24-5 ; CE: 219-529-5) is a film-forming isted in the CosIng.
Currently, it is not regulated by Cosmetics Regulation 1223/2009 and is not listed in Annex VI of the CLP Regulation.

Austria proposes to classify the substance as:
• Repr. 1B, H360FD - May damage fertility - May damage the unborn child.
• Skin Sens. 1A, H317 - May cause an allergic skin reaction
• Pictograms: GHS08, GHS07.
• Warning statement: Dgr (Danger).

A classification as CMR1B could ultimately threaten the use of the substance in cosmetic products.
The ECHA consultation is open until 15 August 2022.

Sources
Harmonised classification and labelling consultation - Tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate, ECHA, 14 June 2022
CLH report - Proposal for Harmonised Classification and Labelling - Tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate, Environment Agency Austria (on behalf of the Austrian Competent Authority (Austrian Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology), Austria, May 2022

This content is only available to subscribersPREMIUM, PRO, STARTUPandTPE

Already subscribed?Log in

Discover our subscriptions

CosmeticOBS' PRO services

RegulationOther articles

871results