1,2-dibromoethane

CAS Number
106-93-4
Name
1,2-dibromoethane
SIN Groups
Highly reactive compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Classified CMR according to Annex VI of Regulation 1272/2008
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Carc. 1B
Acute Tox. 3 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
Eye Irrit. 2
STOT SE 3
Skin Irrit. 2
Aquatic Chronic 2

Chemical information

Synonyms
1,2-Dibromethan; 1,2-dibromoetano; 1,2-dibromoéthane
EC number
203-444-5
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H350
H331
H311
H301
H319
H335
H315
H411
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000 - 10000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: US NTP; ATSDR
resins, gums, waxes, logs
Technical function of substances
Source: US NTP; ATSDR
Solvent, pesticide
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
SU 9: Manufacture of fine chemicals
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 13: Fuels
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 29: Pharmaceuticals
PC 30: Photo-chemicals
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC  7: Industrial use of substances in closed systems
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 4: Industrial use of processing aids in processes and products, not becoming part of articles
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
ERC 6b: Industrial use of reactive processing aids
ERC 8a: Wide dispersive indoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8b: Wide dispersive indoor use of reactive substances in open systems
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
PROC 16: Using material as fuel sources, limited exposure to unburned product to be expected
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 2: Use in closed, continuous  process with occasional controlled exposure
PROC 3: Use in closed batch process (synthesis or formulation)
PROC 4: Use in batch and other process (synthesis) where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 5: Mixing or blending in batch processes for formulation of preparations and articles (multistage and/or significant contact)
PROC 8a: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at non-dedicated facilities
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at dedicated facilities
PROC 9: Transfer of substance or preparation into small containers (dedicated filling line, including weighing)
106-93-4

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
ETHYL CORP

ETHYL CORP, 330 S Fourth St, Richmond, City Of Richmond, 23219-4304, VA, US, , USA

ICL Industrial Products

ICL Europe Coöperatief U.A. (OR1), Koningin Wilhelminaplein 30 Prinsenhof 1062 KR Amsterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

ICL Europe Coöperatief U.A. (OR1) , Koningin Wilhelminaplein 30 Prinsenhof 1062 KR Amsterdam Netherlands, , Netherlands

Innospec

INNOSPEC FUEL SPECIALTIES, LLC, 8310 S Valley Hwy Rd, Englewood, Arapahoe, 80112, CO, US, , USA

Innospec Limited, Innospec Manufacturing Park Oil Sites Road CH65 4EY Ellesmere Port Cheshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Lanxess

LANXESS SOLUTIONS UK LTD, Tenax Road M17 1WT Manchester United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Warter group

Warter Fuels Spółka Akcyjna, Koralowa 60 02-967 Warszawa Poland , , Poland

Weylchem

PPC SAS, 95 rue du Général de Gaulle BP 60090 68802 THANN CEDEX France , , France

Source: ECHA