Cadmium oxide

CAS Number
Cadmium oxide
SIN Groups
Cadmium 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
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Restriction list (annex XVII)
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Carc. 1B
Muta. 2
Repr. 2
Acute Tox. 2 *
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

Cadmiumoxid; Óxido de cadmio; Oxyde de cadmium
EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H372 **
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000 - 10000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: HSDB; EURAR; Riskline
Nitrile rubber, plastics, Teflon, phosphors, semiconductors; silver alloys, glass; dyes, electronics, storage battery electrodes, PVC, ceramic glazes
Technical function of substances
Source: HSDB; EURAR; Riskline
polarizer, improver of thermal properties, heat stabilizer, catalyst, electro plating, pesticide, dye, corrosion inhibitor
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
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 14: Metal surface treatment products, including galvanic and electroplating products
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 7: Base metals and alloys
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 2: Machinery, mechanical appliances, electrical/electronic articles
AC 3: Electrical batteries and accumulators
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 10a: Wide dispersive outdoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11a: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 12a: Industrial processing of articles with abrasive techniques (low release)
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
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)
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
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 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 26: Handling of solid inorganic substances at ambient temperature
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 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)


Company Group
Company Name

DODUCO GmbH, Im Altgefäll 12,75181, Pforzheim, Germany

Flaurea Chemicals

Flaurea Chemicals SA, Quai des usines 12,7800, Ath Hainaut, Belgium


HORSEHEAD CORP, 2701 E. 114th St., Chicago, Cook, 60617, IL, , USA

Impexmetal Group

ZM "Silesia" S.A. Ul. Konduktorska 8, 40-155 Katowice, Konduktorska 8, 40-155, Katowice, Poland

MW Chemie

Bochemie a.s., Lidicka 326, 735 95, Bohumin, Czech Republic

SAFT Group

SAFT AB, Jungnergatan - Box 709, 572 28, OSKARSHAMN, Sweden

SAFT SAS, 26 Quai Charles Pasqua 92300 LEVALLOIS-PERRET, , France


Steel Dust Recycling LLC, P.O Box 819, Millport, Lamar, 35576, AL, , USA

Todini Group

TODINI AND CO. SPA, Corso Milano 46 B,20900, MONZA ITALIA, Italy


UMICORE MARKETING SERVICES INC., 3600 Glenwood Ave., Suite 250, Raleigh, Wake, 27612, NC, , USA

Vital Materials

Vital MATERIALS EUROPE BVBA, Pegasuslaan, 5 1830, Diegem, Belgium

Source: ECHA