Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
This substance is Persistent, Mobile and Toxic. Detected in natural waters.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
Hazard class and category code(s)
Flam. Liq. 2 Eye Irrit. 2 STOT SE 3 Carc. 2
Diethylene ether; Dioxan; p-Dioxane; Diethylene oxide; Diethylene dioxide
Hazard statement code(s)
H225 H319 H335 H351
Registered production volume
>1000 tonnes per annum
Detected in natural waters.
This substance is used in the following products: laboratory chemicals, pH regulators and water treatment products.
Technical function of substances
Dehydrating agent; Stabiliser