Anthracene

CAS Number
120-12-7
Name
Anthracene
SIN Groups
Polyaromatics
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Substance is concluded to be PBT by European Chemicals Bureau PBT Working Group.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Intermediate registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
PBT

Chemical information

Synonyms
Anthracen; Antraceno; Anthracène
EC number
204-371-1
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
PBT
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
Intermediate Use Only
Possible uses
Source: HSDB; SPIN; Ullman; CDC
wood, paint, dyes, smoke screens, plastics, polymers and resins
Technical function of substances
Source: HSDB; SPIN; Ullman; CDC
Wood protector, stabiliser, corrosion inhibitor, dye, intermediate
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
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
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
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 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)
120-12-7

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
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