CAS Number
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: ESIS
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Flam. Liq. 2
Carc. 1B
Acute Tox. 3 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
Skin Irrit. 2
Eye Dam. 1
Skin Sens. 1
Aquatic Chronic 2

Chemical information

Acrylonitril; Acrilonitrilo
EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000000 - 10000000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
cotton, textile, appareal, arylic and modacrylic fibers, rubber, ABS plastic, paints, adhesives,
Technical function of substances
surface coatings, adhesives , monomer, pesticide, monomer for rubber and plastics, Surface coatings, Surface coatings, Barrier resins, binder in paint and adhesives
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
SU 19: Building and construction work
SU 20: Health services
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 19: Intermediate
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 29: Pharmaceuticals
PC 30: Photo-chemicals
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 40: Extraction agents
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 10: Rubber articles
AC 11: Wood articles
AC 13: Plastic articles
AC 1: Vehicles
AC 2: Machinery, mechanical appliances, electrical/electronic articles
AC 3: Electrical batteries and accumulators
AC 4: Stone, plaster, cement, glass and ceramic articles
AC 5: Fabrics, textiles and apparel
AC 7: Metal articles
AC 8: Paper articles
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC  7: Industrial use of substances in closed systems
ERC 10a: Wide dispersive outdoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11a: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
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 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
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
ERC 8a: Wide dispersive indoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8d: Wide dispersive outdoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 9a: Wide dispersive indoor use of substances in closed systems
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 11: Non industrial spraying
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
PROC 14: Production of preparations or articles by tabletting, compression, extrusion, pelletisation
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
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 6: Calendering operations
PROC 7: Industrial spraying
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)


Company Group
Company Name

3M Belgium BVBA/SPRL, Hermeslaan 7 1831 Diegem, , Belgium

3M France SAS, Bld de l'oise 95006 Cergy-Pontoise, , France

3M Svenska AB, Bollstanaesvaengen 3 19189 Sollentuna, , Sweden

Air Products & Chemicals

Air Product Chemical Europe B.V., Kanaalweg 15- P.O. Box 3193, 3502 GD, Utrecht, Netherlands


Alemare Solutions Limited, 5 London End Irchester NN29 7BH Wellingborough Northamptonshire, , United Kingdom

Ascend Performance Materials


Ascend Performance Materials srpl/bvba, Watson & Crick Hill Park 11, rue Granbonpré - Bâtiment H, B-1347, Louvain-la-Neuve Walloon Brabant, Belgium


BASF CORPORATION, 8404 River Rd, Geismar, Ascension, 70734, LA, , USA

BASF plc, Earl Road, P O Box 4, SK8 6QG, Cheadle Hulme Cheshire, United Kingdom

BASF Polyurethanes GmbH, Elastogranstr. 60,49448, Lemförde Niedersachsen, Germany

BASF Schwarzheide GmbH, Schipkauer Str. 1,1987, Schwarzheide Brandenburg, Germany

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

BTC Europe GmbH, Rheinpromenade 1,40789, Monheim, Germany

Bayer AG

Covestro Deutschland AG, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60 51373 Leverkusen, , Germany

Bluestar Group

Bluestar Fibres Company Limited, P.O. Box 24 Moody Lane, DN31 2SS, Grimsby North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

CVC Capital Partners

AnQore B.V., Poststraat 1 6135 KR Sittard, , Netherlands

Cytec Industries

Cytec Engineered Materials Ltd. OR, Abenbury Way Wrexham Industrial Estate, LL13 9UZ, Wrexham, United Kingdom


DOW BENELUX B.V., Postbus 48, 4530 AA, Terneuzen, Netherlands

DOW BENELUX B.V. - OR1, Postbus 48, 4530 AA, Terneuzen, Netherlands

DOW BENELUX B.V. OR-10, Postbus 48, 4530 AA, Terneuzen, Netherlands

DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY LTD, Diamond House, Lotus Park Kingsbury Crescent, Middx UB7 0DQ, Staines Middx, United Kingdom

Du Pont (U.K.) Limited, London Road 4th Floor, Kings Court SG1 2NG Stevenage Hertfordshire, , United Kingdom


Dralon GmbH, Chempark Dormagen,41522, Dormagen, Germany


DSM Coating Resins B.V., Ceintuurbaan 5, 8022 AW, Zwolle, Netherlands

DSM Coating Resins B.V.-OR, Ceintuurbaan 5, 8022 AW, Zwolle, Netherlands


Elementis UK Ltd., Caroline House 55 - 57 High Holborn WC1V 6DX London, , United Kingdom

Elga Europe

ELGA EUROPE SRL, Via della Merlata, 8 20014 NERVIANO MILANO, , Italy


Envigo Consulting Limited, Woolley Road Alconbury PE28 4HS Huntingdon Cambridgeshire, , United Kingdom

Envigo Research Limited 170, Shardlow Business Park London Road DE72 2GD Shardlow Derbyshire, , United Kingdom

Envigo Research Limited 24, Shardlow Business Park London Road DE72 2GD Shardlow Derbyshire, , United Kingdom

Envigo Research Limited 52, Shardlow Business Park London Road DE72 2GD Shardlow Derbyshire, , United Kingdom


ExxonMobil Chemical Films Europe Inc, Zoning Industriel de Latour,6761, Virton, Belgium

Fisipe Fibras Sinteticas de Portugal

FISIPE - Fibras Sintéticas de Portugal, S.A., Apartado 5, 2836-908, Lavradio Setúbal, Portugal

Galata Chemicals

Galata Chemicals GmbH, Chemiestrasse 22 1760,68623, Lampertheim 06, Germany


Cornerstone Chemical Company Ltd., Anson House, Burdon Terrace Jesmond, NE23AE, Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Waer, United Kingdom


Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Henkelstrasse 67,40191, Duesseldorf North-Rhine Westfalia, Germany

Henkel Global Supply Chain B.V., Brugwal 11, 3432NZ, Nieuwegein, Netherlands

Henkel Italia Operations S.r.L., Via Amoretti 78,20157, Mailand, Italy

Henkel Nederland B.V., Brugwal 11, 3432 NZ, Nieuwegein, Netherlands

Huntsman International

HUNTSMAN HOLLAND BV, Merseyweg 10, 3197 KG, Botlek-Rotterdam, Netherlands

ICC Industries

ICC CHEMICAL CORPORATION, 460 Park Avenue, New York, New York, 10022-1906, NY, , USA

ICC Industries B.V., Hoogoorddreef 9, Afrikagebouw NL-1101 Amsterdam, , Netherlands

IK Group

L'isolante K-Flex S.p.A., Via Leonardo da Vinci,36,20877, Roncello Monza Brianza, Italy

Illinois Tool Works

ITW Engineered Polymers, A Division of ITW Ireland, Bay 150 Shannon Industrial Estate, na, Shannon Co.Clare, Ireland


INEOS Manufacturing Deutschland GmbH, Alte Strasse 201,50769, Koeln, Germany

INEOS Nitriles (UK) Ltd (M & I), PO Box 62 Seal Sands, TS2 1TX, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

INEOS NITRILES USA LLC, 1900 Fort Amanda Road, Lima, Allen, 45804-1827, OH, , USA

INEOS NITRILES USA LLC GREEN LAKE PLANT, 13050 Texas Highway 185, Port Lavaca, Calhoun, 77979, TX, , USA

INEOS Sales (UK) Ltd, Hawkslease Chapel lane, SO437FG, Lyndhurst Hampshire, United Kingdom

INEOS Sales (UK) Ltd (OR ABS), Hawkslease Chapel lane, SO437FG, Lyndhurst Hampshire, United Kingdom

INEOS Styrolution Belgium, Haven 725, Scheldelaan 600 Scheldelaan 600 2040 Antwerpen 4, , Belgium

INEOS Styrolution Europe GmbH, Erlenstraße 2 60325 Frankfurt am Main, , Germany


Innospec Limited (OR1), Innospec Manufacturing Park Oil Sites Road, CH65 4EY, Ellesmere Port Cheshire, United Kingdom

Jindal Films Americas

Jindal Films Europe Virton sprl, Zoning Industriel de Latour,6761, VIRTON, Belgium


Kemira Oyj, Porkkalankatu 3 P.O.Box 330, FI-00101, HELSINKI, Finland

Kodak alaris

Kodak Graphic Communications GmbH, Hedelfinger Str. 60 70327 Stuttgart, , Germany


Lanxess Deutschland GmbH, Kennedyplatz 1,50569, Köln Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany


Lubrizol France SAS, 25 Quai de France,76100, ROUEN, France


LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas AD (LNH Moscow Sar), Western Industrial Zone,8104, Bourgas, Bulgaria

Marubeni Corporation

Marubeni Europe plc, 95 Gresham Street, EC2V 7AB, London, United Kingdom

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

Resindion S.r.l., Via Roma,55,20082, Binasco Milano, Italy

Mitsubishi Corporation

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


MONTEFIBRE HISPANIA S.A., Carretera de Logroño s/n,9200, Miranda de Ebro - Burgos Castilla y Leon, Spain

NAM & NAM International

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80,44227, Dortmund(1007), Germany


JACOBI CARBONS AB, Slojdaregatan 1, 393 53, Kalmar, Sweden


OIL LOGISTIC LTD., Skanstes street 50, LV 1013, Riga, Latvia


OMNOVA Solutions SAS (OR of Eliokem India PVT Ltd), 14 avenue des Tropiques ZA de Courtaboeuf 2, Villejust,91955, Courtaboeuf Cedex, France

Oriental Giant Dyes and Chemical Ind

European OGD Ltd (OR CPDC), Nortonthorpe Mill Scissett, HD8 9HA, Huddersfield, United Kingdom


OWENSBORO SPECIALTY POLYMERS INC, 5529 Hwy 2830, Owensboro, Daviess, 42303, KY, , USA




Purolite Ltd., Llantrisant Business Park, CF72 8LF, Llantrisant Wales, United Kingdom


SABIC Innovative Plastics BV, Plasticslaan 1, 4612 PX, Bergen op Zoom Netherlands, Netherlands

SABIC Innovative Plastics Espana ScpA, Ctra. Cartagena-Alhama de Murcia km. 13. La Aljorra,30390, Cartagena Spain, Spain

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

SCAS Group Laboratories

SCAS Europe S.A./N.V., Leonardo Da Vincilaan 19, B-1831, Diegem, Belgium

Service Provider

B.I.G. - OR634, Technische Schoolstraat 43A,2440, Geel, Belgium

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Singleton House, Laurence Street, Co. Louth, Drogheda, Ireland

China System s.r.l. (OR), Via Dei Volsci 163,185, Rome, Italy

Dr. Knoell Consult -OR- A1, Dynamostr. 19 68165, Mannheim, Germany

Dr. Knoell Consult -OR- B3, Dynamostr. 19 68165, Mannheim, Germany

HH Compliance Ltd, Rubicon Building, CIT Campus Bishopstown, none, Cork, Ireland

ITS Testing Services (UK) Ltd 38, Caleb Brett House 734 London Road, RM20 3NL, West Thurrock, Grays Essex, United Kingdom

KIST Europe Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Campus E 71, Saarbruecken 66123, Germany

REACH COMPLIANCE SERVICES LIMITED, 306 The Capel Building, Mary's Abbey, Dublin 7, Ireland

REACH GLOBAL SERVICES S.A., Rond Point Schuman,6, B-1040, Brussels, Belgium

Reach Only Representative Ltd (ecmpla), Hippocampus House Hulme Lane, WA16 9QQ, Lower Peover Cheshire, United Kingdom

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Dublin, Ireland

REACHLaw Ltd, Vänrikinkuja 3 JK 21 , FI-02600, Espoo, Finland

REACHLaw Ltd., Vänrikinkuja 3 JK 21 , FI-02600, Espoo, Finland

The REACH Centre, Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University, LA1 4YQ, Lancaster, United Kingdom

TSGE_9-17, Concordia House, St James Business Park Grimbald Crag Court, HG5 8QB, Knaresborough North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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

SGL Carbon

SGL Carbon Fibers Ltd, Muir of Ord Industrial Estate, Great North Road, IV6 7UA, Muir of Ord, Easter Rossshire, United Kingdom

Showa Denko


Sinopec Group

Sinopec Europa GmbH, Messe Turm, Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 49,60308, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

SNF Group

SNF S.A.S., ZAC de Milieux,42163, Andrézieux, France

Stahl Holdings

Stahl Europe B.V., Sluisweg 10 5145PE Waalwijk Noord Brabant, , Netherlands

The Carlyle Group

Axalta Coating Systems Germany GmbH & Co. KG, Christbusch 25,42285, Wuppertal, Germany


Trinseo Netherlands B.V., H.H. Dowweg 5, 4542 NM, Hoek, Netherlands

Trinseo Netherlands B.V. OR-4, H.H. Dowweg 5, 4542 NM, Hoek, Netherlands

Source: ECHA