1,2-dichloroethane

CAS Number
107-06-2
Name
1,2-dichloroethane
SIN Groups
(Poly)halogenated alkanes
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
REACH status, appears on
Source: ESIS
Authorisation list (annex XIV)
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ESIS
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Flam. Liq. 2
Carc. 1B
Acute Tox. 4 *
Eye Irrit. 2
STOT SE 3
Skin Irrit. 2

Chemical information

Synonyms
1,2-Dichlorethan; 1,2-dicloroetano; 1,2-dichloroéthane
EC number
203-458-1
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H225
H350
H302
H319
H335
H315
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000000 - 10000000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: ATSDR; RAIS
Used in paints, coatings, adhesives, varnishes, finish removers, soaps, and scouring agents
Technical function of substances
Source: ATSDR; RAIS
metal degreasing agent; a solvent; and a fumigant for grain, upholstery, and carpets.
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 5: Manufacture of textiles, leather, fur
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 27: Plant protection products
PC 29: Pharmaceuticals
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 40: Extraction agents
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 6c: Industrial use of monomers for manufacture of thermoplastics
ERC 6d: Industrial use of  process regulators for polymerisation processes in  production of resins, rubbers, polymers
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
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)
107-06-2

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
BASF

BASF SE, Carl-Bosch-Str. 38 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein Rheinland-Pfalz Germany , , Germany

BASF SE , Carl-Bosch-Str. 38 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein Rheinland-Pfalz Germany, , Germany

Bayer AG

Bayer AG, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 51373 Leverkusen Germany , , Germany

DOW

DOW DEUTSCHLAND ANLAGENGESELLSCHAFT mbH, Am Kronberger Hang 4 D-65824 Schwalbach Germany , , Germany

DOW DEUTSCHLAND ANLAGENGESELLSCHAFT mbH , Am Kronberger Hang 4 D-65824 Schwalbach Germany, , Germany

DOW OLEFINVERBUND GMBH, Strasse B 13 D-06258 Schkopau Germany , , Germany

Ecolab

Nalco Europe B.V., Oude Rhijnhofweg 17 2342 BB Oegstgeest Netherlands , , Netherlands

Ercros

Ercros SA, Avenida Diagonal 593-595 08014 Barcelona Spain , , Spain

Ercros SA , Avenida Diagonal 593-595 08014 Barcelona Spain, , Spain

ETHYL CORP

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

Evonik Industries

Evonik Functional Solutions GmbH, Rellinghauser Strasse 1-11 45128 Essen Germany , , Germany

Expanscience

Laboratoires Expanscience, 10 Avenue de l'Arche Regulatory affairs 92419 COURBEVOIE Cedex France , , France

FORMOSA PLASTICS USA

FORMOSA PLASTICS CORP LOUISIANA, Gulf States Road, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, 70805, LA, US, , USA

FORMOSA PLASTICS CORP TEXAS, 201 Formosa Drive, Point Comfort, Calhoun, 77978, TX, US, , USA

Fortischem

FORTISCHEM a.s., M.R.Stefanika 1 972 71 Novaky Slovakia , , Slovakia

GEON OXY VINYL

GEON OXY VINYL LAPORTE PLANT, 2400 Miller Cutoff Road, Laporte, Harris, 77571-9759, TX, US, , USA

GEON OXY VINYL LAPORTE PLANT, 2400 Miller Cutoff Road, Laporte, US, , USA

Klesch Group

Kem One, IMMEUBLE LE QUADRILLE 19 RUE JACQUELINE AURIOL 69008 LYON France , , France

Kem One , IMMEUBLE LE QUADRILLE 19 RUE JACQUELINE AURIOL 69008 LYON France, , France

Mexichem

VESTOLIT GmbH, Paul-Baumannstr. 1 45772 Marl Germany , , Germany

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

IVICT Europe GmbH, Kennedydamm 19 40476 Düsseldorf Germany , , Germany

Occidental Petroleum

OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP, 7377 Highway 3214, Convent, St. James, 70723, LA, US, , USA

OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP GEISMAR PLANT, 8318 Ashland Road, Geismar, Ascension, 70734-3513, LA, US, , USA

OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP GEISMAR PLANT, 8318 Ashland Road, Geismar, US, , USA

Olin Corporation

BLUE CUBE OPERATIONS LLC - PLAQUEMINE SITE, 21255 Highway 1 S, Plaquemine, Iberville, 707650150, LA, US, , USA

BLUE CUBE OPERATIONS LLC - PLAQUEMINE SITE, 21255 Highway 1 S, Plaquemine, US, , USA

OLIN BLUE CUBE, FREEPORT, TX, 2301 N. Brazosport Blvd., Freeport, Brazoria, 77541, TX, US, , USA

OLIN BLUE CUBE, FREEPORT, TX, 2301 N. Brazosport Blvd., Freeport, US, , USA

Orlen

ANWIL SA, Torunska 222 87-805 Wloclawek kuj-pom Poland , , Poland

SPOLANA s.r.o., Ul. Práce 657 277 11 Neratovice Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

OXYCHEM

OXY VINYLS LP, 5900 Highway 225, Deer Park, Harris, 77536, TX, US, , USA

OXYCHEM INGLESIDE PLANT, 4133 Hwy 361, Gregory, San Patricio, 78359, TX, US, , USA

Petrochemical Commercial Company

Petrochemical Commercial Company (UK) Ltd, 24, GROSVENOR GARDENS SW1W 0DH LONDON EUROPE United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Petrochemical Commercial Company (UK) Ltd , 24, GROSVENOR GARDENS SW1W 0DH LONDON EUROPE United Kingdom, , United Kingdom

PPG Industries

PPG Central (UK) Ltd in its legal capacity as Only Representative of PRC DeSoto International Inc. - OR5, Needham Rd IP14 2AD Stowmarket Suffolk United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

SABIC

SABIC Petrochemicals B.V., Europaboulevard 1 6135 LD Sittard Netherlands , , Netherlands

Service Provider

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (052), Ronda Can Fatjó 13 08290 Cerdanyola del Vallès Barcelona Spain , , Spain

Shin-Etsu Group

Shin-Etsu PVC B.V., Noorderweg 68 1221AB Hilversum Netherlands , , Netherlands

Sigma-Aldrich

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHEMIE GMBH, Riedstrasse 2 89555 Steinheim Germany , , Germany

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHEMIE GMBH , Riedstrasse 2 89555 Steinheim Germany, , Germany

Sigma-Aldrich Company Limited, The Old Brickyard, New Road SP8 4XT Gillingham United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Sigma-Aldrich Company Limited , The Old Brickyard, New Road SP8 4XT Gillingham United Kingdom, , United Kingdom

Solvay

INOVYN Belgium SA, Avenue des Olympiades 20 1140 BRUSSELS Belgium , , Belgium

INOVYN Deutschland GmbH, Luwigstrasse 12 47495 Rheinberg Germany , , Germany

INOVYN España S.L., Marie Curie 1-3-5 08760 MARTORELL Spain , , Spain

INOVYN France S.A.S., Avenue de la République 39500 Tavaux France , , France

INOVYN France S.A.S. , Avenue de la République 39500 Tavaux France, , France

INOVYN Manufacturing Belgium SA, Rue Solvay 39 5190 Jemeppe Sur Sambre Belgium , , Belgium

INOVYN Norge AS, Rafnes N-3966 STATHELLE Norway , , Norway

INOVYN Sverige AB, Hjälmarevägen 444 83 Stenungsund Sweden , , Sweden

RHODIA INC, 2151 King St Ext, Charleston, Charleston, 29405-6124, SC, US, , USA

RHODIA INC, 577 Bankhead Hwy., Winder, Barrow, 30680, GA, US, , USA

Tedia Company

TEDIA COMPANY INC (1409030683), 1000 Tedia Way, Fairfield, Butler, 45014, OH, US, , USA

TEDIA COMPANY INC (1409030683), 1000 Tedia Way, Fairfield, US, , USA

Vinnolit

Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG, Carl-Zeiss-Ring 25 85737 Ismaning Germany , , Germany

Vinyls Italia

Vinyls Italia S.p.A., via della chimica, 5 30175 venezia-marghera Italy , , Italy

Vynova Group

Vynova Belgium NV, H.Hartlaan, 21 BE-3980 Tessenderlo Belgium , , Belgium

Vynova Runcorn Limited, PO Box 9 South Parade WA7 4JE Runcorn Cheshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Vynova Wilhelmshaven GmbH, Inhausersieler Strasse 25 DE-26388 Wilhelmshaven Germany , , Germany

Wanhua Group

BorsodChem, Bolyai ter 1 3700 Kazincbarcika Hungary , , Hungary

Westlake Chemical

AXIALL CORPORATION, 1000 Abernathy Road Ne, Atlanta, Fulton, 30328, GA, US, , USA

AXIALL CORPORATION, 1300 Ppg Drive, Westlake, Calcasieu, 70669, LA, US, , USA

AXIALL CORPORATION, 1300 Ppg Drive, Westlake, US, , USA

AXIALL CORPORATION, 1600 Vcm Plant Road, Westlake, Calcasieu Parish, 70669-7539, LA, US, , USA

AXIALL LLC, 26100 Highway 405, Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, 70764, LA, US, , USA

WESTLAKE VINYLS, 36045 Highway 30, Geismar, Ascension, 70734, LA, US, , USA

WESTLAKE VINYLS INC, 2468 Industrial Pkwy, Calvert City, Marshall, 42029, KY, US, , USA

Source: ECHA