Beryllium oxide

CAS Number
1304-56-9
Name
Beryllium oxide
SIN Groups
Beryllium 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: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Carc. 1B
Acute Tox. 2 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
STOT RE 1
Eye Irrit. 2
STOT SE 3
Skin Irrit. 2
Skin Sens. 1

Chemical information

Synonyms
Berylliumoxid; Ã?xido de berilio; Oxyde de beryllium
EC number
215-133-1
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H350i
H330
H301
H372 **
H319
H335
H315
H317
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
0 - 10 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: HSDB
Electronics, microwave ovens, ceramics, glass, plastics, resistors, electric insulatiors
Technical function of substances
Source: HSDB
Heat transmitter, hardener, additive to glass, ceramics and plastics,  insulator
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
SU 23: Electricity, steam, gas water supply and sewage treatment
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 2b: Offshore industries
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 33: Semiconductors
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 2: Machinery, mechanical appliances, electrical/electronic articles
AC 3: Electrical batteries and accumulators
AC 4: Stone, plaster, cement, glass and ceramic articles
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 12a: Industrial processing of articles with abrasive techniques (low release)
ERC 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
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 24: High (mechanical) energy work-up of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 26: Handling of solid inorganic substances at ambient temperature
PROC 4: Use in batch and other process (synthesis) where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at dedicated facilities
1304-56-9

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
CBL Ceramics

CBL Ceramics Ltd, Marble Hall Road, SA73 2PP, Milford Haven Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom

MATERION

MATERION BRUSH INC, 14710 West Portage River South Road, Elmore, Ottawa, 43416-9502, OH, , USA

Service Provider

UMCO Umwelt Consult GmbH, Georg-Wilhelm-Str. 183,21107, Hamburg, Germany

Source: ECHA