boric oxide

CAS Number
1303-86-2
Name
boric oxide
SIN Groups
Boron 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
2009 October
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 1B

Chemical information

Synonyms
diboron trioxide
EC number
215-125-8
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H360FD
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000 - 10000 tonnes per annum
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 13: Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products, e.g. plasters, cement
SU 14: Manufacture of basic metals, including alloys
SU 15: Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
SU 17: General manufacturing, e.g. machinery, equipment, vehicles, other transport equipment
SU 18: Manufacture of furniture
SU 19: Building and construction work
SU 1: Agriculture, forestry and fishing
SU 20: Health services
SU 23: Electricity, steam, gas water supply and sewage treatment
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 2a: Mining (without offshore industries)
SU 2b: Offshore industries
SU 6a: Manufacture of wood and wood products
SU 6b: Manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products
SU 7: Printing and reproduction of recorded media
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 12: Fertilisers
PC 14: Metal surface treatment products, including galvanic and electroplating products
PC 15: Non-metal-surface treatment products
PC 16: Heat transfer fluids
PC 17: Hydraulic fluids
PC 18: Ink and toners
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 1: Adhesives, sealants
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 23: Leather tanning, dye, finishing, impregnation and care products
PC 24: Lubricants, greases, release products
PC 25: Metal working fluids
PC 26: Paper and board dye, finishing and impregnation products: including bleaches and other processing aids
PC 29: Pharmaceuticals
PC 30: Photo-chemicals
PC 31: Polishes and wax blends
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 34: Textile dyes, finishing and impregnating products
including bleaches and other processing aids
PC 35: Washing and cleaning products (including solvent based products)
PC 37: Water treatment chemicals
PC 38: Welding and soldering products (with flux coatings or flux cores.), flux products
PC 39: Cosmetics, personal care products
PC 3: Air care products
PC 4: Anti-freeze and de-icing products
PC 7: Base metals and alloys
PC 8: Biocidal products (e.g. disinfectants, pest control)
PC 9a: Coatings and paints, thinners, paint removes
PC 9b: Fillers, putties, plasters, modelling clay
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 6: Leather articles
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 10b: Wide dispersive outdoor use of long-life articles and materials with high or intended release (including abrasive processing)
ERC 11a: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11b: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with high or intended release (including abrasive processing)
ERC 12a: Industrial processing of articles with abrasive techniques (low release)
ERC 12b: Industrial processing of articles with abrasive techniques (high release)
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 3: Formulation in materials
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 6b: Industrial use of reactive processing aids
ERC 6c: Industrial use of monomers for manufacture of thermoplastics
ERC 8a: Wide dispersive indoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8b: Wide dispersive indoor use of reactive substances in open systems
ERC 8c: Wide dispersive indoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 8d: Wide dispersive outdoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8e: Wide dispersive outdoor use of reactive substances in open systems
ERC 8f: Wide dispersive outdoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 9a: Wide dispersive indoor use of substances in closed systems
ERC 9b: Wide dispersive outdoor 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 12: Use of blowing agents in manufacture of foam
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 16: Using material as fuel sources, limited exposure to unburned product to be expected
PROC 17: Lubrication at high energy conditions and in partly open process
PROC 18: Greasing at high energy conditions
PROC 19: Hand-mixing with intimate contact and only PPE available.
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 20: Heat and pressure transfer fluids in dispersive, professional use but closed systems
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 22: Potentially closed processing operations with minerals/metals at elevated temperature. Industrial setting
PROC 23: Open processing and transfer operations with minerals/metals at elevated temperature
PROC 24: High (mechanical) energy work-up of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 25: Other hot work operations with metals
PROC 26: Handling of solid inorganic substances at ambient temperature
PROC 27a: Production of metal powders (hot processes)
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)
1303-86-2

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
ADVANCED MICRONUTRIENT PRODUCTS

ADVANCED MICRONUTRIENT PRODUCTS - REESE FACILITY, 2405 W Vassar Rd, Reese, Saginaw, 48757, MI, US, , USA

Albemarle Corporation

ALBEMARLE CATALYSTS COMPANY B.V., Nieuwendammerkade 1-3 PO Box 37650 1030 BE Amsterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

ALBEMARLE CORP BAYPORT PLANT, 13000 Bay Park Rd, Pasadena, Harris, 77507-1104, TX, US, , USA

ALLIED MINERAL PRODUCTS

ALLIED MINERAL PRODUCTS INC., 2700 Scioto Pky., Columbus, Franklin, 43221-4660, OH, US, , USA

AMERICAN BORATE COMPANY

AMERICAN BORATE COMPANY, 4100 Buell St, Chesapeake, Chesapeake, 23324, VA, US, , USA

BASF

BASF Nederland B.V., Groningensingel 1 Postbus 1019 6801 MC Arnhem Netherlands , , Netherlands

BASF Nederland B.V. , Groningensingel 1 Postbus 1019 6801 MC Arnhem Netherlands, , Netherlands

Chevron

Advanced Refining Technologies GmbH, In der Hollerhecke 1 67547 Worms Germany , , Germany

CMK

CMK, s.r.o., Sandricka 30 96681 Zarnovica Slovakia , , Slovakia

CPH Chemicals

CPH Chemicals BV, Amsterdamseweg 204A 1182HL Amstelveen Netherlands , , Netherlands

Eastman Chemical

CBI, US, , USA

Etimine

ETIMINE SA, 204, Zone Industrielle Scheleck 2 L-3225 Bettembourg Luxembourg Luxembourg , , Luxembourg

Grace

Advanced Refining Technologies GmbH, In der Hollerhecke 1 67547 Worms Germany , , Germany

GRACE GmbH, In der Hollerhecke 1 67545 Worms Germany , , Germany

GRACE GmbH , In der Hollerhecke 1 67545 Worms Germany, , Germany

GRACE GmbH (OR 4), In der Hollerhecke 1 67547 Worms Germany , , Germany

Haldor Topsøe

Haldor Topsoe A/S, Nymøllevej 50 DK28000 Lyngby Denmark , , Denmark

HALDOR TOPSOE INC, 10010 Bayport Rd., Pasadena, Harris, 77507-1494, TX, US, , USA

HARKE Group

HARKE Chemicals GmbH, Xantener Str.1 45479 Mülheim an der Ruhr Germany , , Germany

Honeywell International

Honeywell Belgium NV OR-1200, Interleuvenlaan 15i B-3001 Heverlee Belgium , , Belgium

Merck

Merck KGaA, Frankfurter Strasse 64293 Darmstadt Germany , , Germany

Merck KGaA , Frankfurter Strasse 64293 Darmstadt Germany, , Germany

NATIONAL BRONZE & METALS

CBI, US, , USA

Nirma

OR SEARLES VALLEY MINERALS, 164 avenue Joseph Kessel Centre d'affaires Parkile - Bat 2 78960 Voisins Le Bretonneux France , , France

Porocel

CATALYST RECOVERY EUROPE S.A., 420, Route de Longwy 4832 Rodange Luxembourg , , Luxembourg

Rio Tinto Group

Borax Europe Limited, 6 St. James's Square SW1Y 4AD London United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Rio Tinto Iron & Titanium GmbH (5), Mergenthalerallee 77 65760 Eschborn Hesse Germany , , Germany

U.S. BORAX INC., 14486 Borax Road, Boron, Kern, 93516, CA, US, , USA

U.S. BORAX INC., 8051 E. Maplewood Ave., Building 4, Greenwood Village, Arapahoe, 80111, CO, US, , USA

Royal Dutch Shell

CRI Catalyst Company Belgium NV, Ringvaartweg-Wondelgem, 4 B-9032 Wondelgem Belgium , , Belgium

Saint-Gobain

CBI, US, , USA

CERTAINTEED CORP, 17775 Avenue 23 1/2, Chowchilla, Madera, 93610-9758, CA, US, , USA

CERTAINTEED CORP, 425 Athena Drive, Athens, Clarke, 30603-1988, GA, US, , USA

Service Provider

KTR Europe GmbH, Mergenthalerallee 77 65760 Eschborn Germany , , Germany

KTR Europe GmbH , Mergenthalerallee 77 65760 Eschborn 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

Statoil

CBI, US, , USA

THE CLOROX COMPANY

CBI, US, , USA

THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC

CBI, US, , USA

Source: ECHA