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
Bochemie Group

Bochemie a.s., Lidicka 326 735 81 Bohumin Czech Republic , , Czech Republic


DODUCO Contacts and Refining GmbH, Im Altgefäll 12 75181 Pforzheim Germany , , Germany

Flaurea Chemicals

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


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

HORSEHEAD CORP, 941 Technology Dr, Snelling, Barnwell, 29812-8650, SC, US, , USA

HORSEHEAD CORP, End Of W. Baldwin St., Rockwood, Roane, 37854, TN, US, , USA

Impexmetal Group

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


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

Todini Group

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


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

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

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


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

Vital Materials

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

Source: ECHA