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
ARKEMA

ARKEMA QVC, 420 rue d'Estienne d'Orves,92700, COLOMBES, France

VINYLFOS, 420 rue d'Estienne d'Orves,92700, Colombes, France

BASF

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

Bayer AG

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

DOWDUPONT

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

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

Eni

Syndial, Piazza Boldrini 1,20097, San Donato Milanese Milano, Italy

Ercros

Ercros SA, Avenida Diagonal 593-595,8014, Barcelona, Spain

ETHYL CORP

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

Evonik Industries

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

Expanscience

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

ExxonMobil

Infineum UK Ltd, PO Box 1 Milton Hill, OX13 6BB, Abingdon Oxon, United Kingdom

FORMOSA PLASTICS USA

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

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

Fortischem

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

INEOS

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

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

Klesch Group

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

Mexichem

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

Mitsubishi Corporation

Mitsubishi International GmbH, Kennedydamm 19,40476, Düsseldorf NRW, Germany

Nedastra Holding

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

Occidental Petroleum

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

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

Olin Corporation

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

Oltchim

OLTCHIM SA, Uzinei ,240050, Ramnicu Valcea Valcea, Romania

Orlen

ANWIL SA, Torunska 222, 87-803, Wloclawek kuj-pom, Poland

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

OXYCHEM

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

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

Petrochemical Commercial Company

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

Royal Dutch Shell

Infineum UK Ltd, PO Box 1 Milton Hill, OX13 6BB, Abingdon Oxon, United Kingdom

SABIC

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

Service Provider

INTERTEK FRANCE, ZI ECOPARC II,27400, HEUDEBOUVILLE, France

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (052), C/ Frederic Mompou 4A, 1º 4º,8960, Sant Just Desvern (BCN) Barcelona, Spain

Shin-Etsu Group

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

Sigma-Aldrich

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

Sigma-Aldrich Logistik GmbH, Riedstrasse 2,89555, Steinheim, Germany

Solvay

INOVYN Belgium SA, rue de Ransbeek 310,1120, BRUSSELS, Belgium

INOVYN Deutschland GmbH, Hans-Boeckler-Allee,20,30173, Hannover, Germany

INOVYN España S.L., Marie Curie 1-3-5,8760, MARTORELL, Spain

INOVYN France S.A.S., RUE DE CLICHY 25,75009, PARIS, France

INOVYN Manufacturing Belgium SA, Rue de Ransbeek 310,1120, Brussels, Belgium

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

Tedia Company

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

Vinnolit

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

Vinyls Italia

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

Vynova Group

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

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

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

Wanhua Group

BorsodChem, Bolyai ter 1,3700, Kazincbarcika, Hungary

Westlake Chemical

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

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

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

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

Source: ECHA