CAS Number
108-78-1
Name
Melamine
SIN Groups
Aromatic amines
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
This substance is Persistent, Mobile and Toxic. It is frequently detected water, but also in urine and milk from humans and cattle.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2019 November
Registration information
Source: 
Full registration

Chemical information

Synonyms
2,4,6-Triamino-s-triazine; cyanurotriamide; triaminotriazine; s-triazinetriamine; cyanuramide
EC number
203-615-4
Registered production volume
Source: 
100 000 - 1 000 000 tonnes per annum
(Bio)monitoring data
Melamine has frequently been found in water, but also in urine and breast milk from humans and cattle.
Possible uses
Source: 
This substance is a nitrogen-based halogen-free flame retardant (FR), filler, adhesive, colouring agent, laboratory chemical, blowing agent and more. It is used in the production of melamine resins, plastics, paper and electronics.
Technical function of substances
Source: 
Flame retardant; Filler; Adhesive; Colouring agent; Blowing Agent
108-78-1

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
3M

3M COMPANY, 3m Center, St Paul, Ramsey, 55144-1000, MN, US, , USA

3M COMPANY, 3m Center, St Paul, US, , USA

ACETO

ACETO CORPORATION, 4 Tri Harbor Ct, Port Washington, Nassau, 11050, NY, US, , USA

ACETO CORPORATION, 4 Tri Harbor Ct, Port Washington, US, , USA

Allnex

Allnex Belgium NV/SA OR5, Anderlechtstraat 33 1620 Drogenbos Belgium, , Belgium

Ameropa

SC AZOMURES SA , Gheorghe Doja 540237 TARGU MURES MURES Romania, , Romania

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

Biltrec

BILTREC, S.A., Atlantida, 21 1º2º 08930 Sant Adria del Besos Barcelona Spain , , Spain

BILTREC, S.A. , Atlantida, 21 1º2º 08930 Sant Adria del Besos Barcelona Spain, , Spain

Black Diamond Capital Management

TFL Ledertechnik GmbH, Peter-Krauseneck-Strasse 16 79618 Rheinfelden Germany , , Germany

TFL Ledertechnik GmbH , Peter-Krauseneck-Strasse 16 79618 Rheinfelden Germany, , Germany

BÜFA

BÜFA Chemikalien GmbH & Co. KG , An der Autobahn 14 27798 Hude / Altmoorhausen Germany, , Germany

Calanese

Celanese Europe BV, The New Atrium Strawinskylaan 3105 1077 ZX Amsterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

Celanese Europe BV , The New Atrium Strawinskylaan 3105 1077 ZX Amsterdam Netherlands, , Netherlands

Caplinq

Caplinq Europe BV, De Trompet 1126 1967 DA Heemskerk - Netherlands , , Netherlands

Caplinq Europe BV, De Trompet 1126 1967DA Heemskerk Netherlands , , Netherlands

Caplinq Europe BV , De Trompet 1126 1967 DA Heemskerk - Netherlands, , Netherlands

Carpenter

CARPENTER CO RICHMOND PLANT, 2400 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Richmond, Richmond, 23234, VA, US, , USA

CARPENTER CO RICHMOND PLANT, 2400 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Richmond, US, , USA

CARPENTER CO., 200 Forrest Park Dr., Russellville, US, , USA

CARPENTER COMPANY, 2009 Keisler Dairy Road, Conover, US, , USA

E R CARPENTER COMPANY, Lee Industrial Park, Verona, US, , USA

CONGOLEUM

CONGOLEUM CORP PLANT NO 2, 1945 East State Street Ext, Trenton, US, , USA

Dynea

Dynea AS, Svelleveien 33 N-2004 Lillestroem Norway , , Norway

Dynea AS , Svelleveien 33 N-2004 Lillestroem Norway, , Norway

DyStar

DyStar Colours Distribution GmbH, Am Prime-Parc 10-12 D-65479 Raunheim Germany , , Germany

DyStar Colours Distribution GmbH , Am Prime-Parc 12 65479 Raunheim Germany, , Germany

Emsa Tecnologia Quimica

EMSA TECNOLOGIA QUIMICA S.A. , Av. Diagonal 662 - 664 Planta 2 Módulo B 08034 Barcelona Catalunya Spain, , Spain

Envigo

ENVIGO CRS SAU 087 , Centro Industrial Santiga - Carrer Argenters, 6 08130 Santa Perpetua de Mogoda Barcelona Spain, , Spain

Ercros

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

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

EuroChem Group

Lifosa-2 , Juodkiskio 50 LT-57502 Kedainiai Lithuania, , Lithuania

Globe Chemicals

Globe Chemicals GmbH , Spohrstrasse 2 22083 Hamburg Germany, , Germany

Great Chemical Synthesis group

Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe „Puławy” S.A. , al. Tysiąclecia Państwa Polskiego 13 24-110 Puławy Poland, , Poland

Gruppo Mauro Saviola

SADEPAN CHIMICA NV, Henry Fordlaan 68 3600 Genk Belgium , , Belgium

SADEPAN CHIMICA NV , Henry Fordlaan 68 3600 Genk Belgium, , Belgium

Sadepan Chimica S.r.l., Viale Lombardia, 29 46019 Viadana Italy , , Italy

Sadepan Chimica S.r.l. , Viale Lombardia, 29 46019 Viadana Italy, , Italy

H I G CAPITAL

Cornerstone Chemical Company BV , Beursplein 37 (World Trade Center Office 759) 3001 AA Rotterdam Netherlands, , Netherlands

HELM

Helm AG, Nordkanalstraße 28 20097 Hamburg Germany , , Germany

Helm AG , Nordkanalstraße 28 20097 Hamburg Germany, , Germany

Hexion

HEXION INC., 180 East Broad St, Columbus, Franklin, 43215, OH, US, , USA

HEXION INC., 180 East Broad St, Columbus, US, , USA

HIG BBC INTERMEDIATE HOLDINGS

Cornerstone Chemical Co., 10800 River Road, Waggaman, Jefferson, 70094, LA, US, , USA

Cornerstone Chemical Co., 10800 River Road, Waggaman, US, , USA

Knoell

Knoell NL_OR_058, Agro Business Park 75 6708 PV Wageningen Netherlands , , Netherlands

Knoell NL_OR_058 , Agro Business Park 75 6708 PV Wageningen Netherlands, , Netherlands

Lanxess

LANXESS CORP, 111 Ridc Park West Dr, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, 15275-1112, PA, US, , USA

LANXESS CORP, 111 Ridc Park West Dr, Pittsburgh, US, , USA

Lanxess Deutschland GmbH, Kennedyplatz 1 50569 Köln Germany , , Germany

Lanxess Deutschland GmbH , Kennedyplatz 1 50569 Köln Germany, , Germany

Lubrizol

Lubrizol Advanced Materials Europe B.V.B.A, Nijverheidsstraat 30 2260 Westerlo-Oevel Belgium , , Belgium

Lubrizol Advanced Materials Europe B.V.B.A , Nijverheidsstraat 30 2260 Westerlo-Oevel Belgium, , Belgium

Lubrizol Europe Coordination Center BVBA 02 , Chaussee De Wavre 1945 Brussels Belgium, , Belgium

Lubrizol Limited, The Knowle, Nether Lane Hazelwwod DE56 4AN Derby Derbyshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Lubrizol Limited , The Knowle, Nether Lane Hazelwwod DE56 4AN Derby Derbyshire United Kingdom, , United Kingdom

MAROON

U.S. Chemicals, LLC, 16 Thorndal Circle, Darien, US, , USA

MCC

MCC-Menssing Chemiehandel & Consultants GmbH , Dorotheenstr. 48 22301 Hamburg Germany, , Germany

Mubadala

Borealis Agrolinz Melamine Deutschland GmbH , Möllensdorfer Str. 13 6886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg Germany, , Germany

Borealis Agrolinz Melamine GmbH , St. Peter-Str. 25 4021 Linz Austria, , Austria

Muntajat

Muntajat B.V, 19th Floor, Tower E, WTC The Hague Prinses Margrietplantsoen 78-A 2595 The Hague Netherlands , , Netherlands

Muntajat B.v , 19th Floor, Tower E, WTC The Hague Prinses Margrietplantsoen 78-A 2595 The Hague Netherlands, , Netherlands

OCI Nitrogen

OCI Nitrogen B.V. , Mijnweg 1 6167AC Geleen Netherlands, , Netherlands

OMV

Borealis Agrolinz Melamine Deutschland GmbH , Möllensdorfer Str. 13 6886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg Germany, , Germany

Borealis Agrolinz Melamine GmbH , St. Peter-Str. 25 4021 Linz Austria, , Austria

PANOLAM INDUSTRIES INTERNATIONAL

NEVAMAR CO LLC, One Nevamar Place, Hampton, US, , USA

Penpet

Penpet Petrochemical Trading GmbH, Merkurring 105 22143 Hamburg Germany , , Germany

Penpet Petrochemical Trading GmbH , Merkurring 105 22143 Hamburg Germany, , Germany

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 Europe B.V. - OR1, Amsterdamseweg 14 1422 AD Uithoorn Netherlands , , Netherlands

PPG Europe B.V. - OR1 , Amsterdamseweg 14 1422 AD Uithoorn Netherlands, , Netherlands

PPG Europe B.V. - OR3, Amsterdamseweg 14 1422 AD Uithoorn Netherlands , , Netherlands

PPG Europe B.V. - OR3 , Amsterdamseweg 14 1422 AD Uithoorn Netherlands, , Netherlands

PPG Industries Italia Srl Società soggetta a direzione e coordinamento da parte di PPG Industries Inc., Via Serra, 1 15028 Quattordio Italy , , Italy

PPG Industries Italia Srl Società soggetta a direzione e coordinamento da parte di PPG Industries Inc. , Via Serra, 1 15028 Quattordio Italy, , Italy

Prefere Resins

Prefere Melamines GmbH , Alt Fechenheim 34 60386 Frankfurt am Main Germany Germany, , Germany

Prefere Melamines GmbH - OR Indian Orchard , Alt Fechenheim 34 60386 Frankfurt am Main Germany, , Germany

RPM

Carboline Company, 2150 Schuetz Road, Saint Louis, Saint Louis, 63146, MO, US, , USA

Carboline Company, 2150 Schuetz Road, Saint Louis, US, , USA

RPM INTERNATIONAL

DAY-GLO COLOR CORP, 4515 St Clair Ave, Cleveland, US, , USA

Saviola Group

Sadepan Chimica S.r.l., Viale Lombardia, 29 46019 Viadana Italy , , Italy

Sadepan Chimica S.r.l. , Viale Lombardia, 29 46019 Viadana Italy, , Italy

Schill+Seilacher

Schill + Seilacher GmbH, Schoenaicher Str. 205 71032 Boeblingen Germany , , Germany

Schill + Seilacher GmbH , Schoenaicher Str. 205 71032 Boeblingen Germany, , Germany

Service Provider

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED(LUXI CHEMICAL GROUP CO., LTD COAL CHEMICAL BRANCH COMPANY) , Unit 1 Ardee Business Park, Hale Street Co. Louth Ardee Ireland, , Ireland

CRCP GmbH , Am Römerhof 51 60486 Frankfurt am Main Germany, , Germany

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

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

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

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

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

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

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

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP , Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB, Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden , , Sweden

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB , Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden, , Sweden

SHERWIN WILLIAMS

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY, 101 Prospect Avenue Northwest, Cleveland, Cuyahaoga, 44115-1075, OH, US, , USA

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY, 101 Prospect Avenue Northwest, Cleveland, US, , USA

SOUTHERN CHEMICAL CORPORATION

Southern Chemical Corporation, 2 Northpoint Dr., Houston, US, , USA

Stahl Holdings

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

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

Sumitomo Corporation

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 300 Madison Ave, New York, New York, 10017, NY, US, , USA

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 840 Gessner Rd, Houston, Harris, 77024, TX, US, , USA

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 840 Gessner Rd, Houston, US, , USA

THE CHEMICAL COMPANY

THE CHEMICAL COMPANY, 44 Southwest Ave, Jamestown, Newport, 02835, RI, US, , USA

THE CHEMICAL COMPANY, 44 Southwest Ave, Jamestown, US, , USA

TRINTERNATIONAL

TRInternational INc, 600 Stewart Street, Seattle, King, 98101, WA, US, , USA

TRInternational INc, 600 Stewart Street, Seattle, US, , USA

UAB "APLINKOS VADYBA"

UAB "APLINKOS VADYBA", Vilkpėdės g. 22 03151 Vilnius Lithuania , , Lithuania

UAB "APLINKOS VADYBA" , Vilkpėdės g. 22 03151 Vilnius Lithuania, , Lithuania

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL CORP, 239 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, Nassau, 11021-3301, NY, US, , USA

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL CORP, 239 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, US, , USA

Source: ECHA