Metam-sodium

CAS Number
137-42-8
Name
Metam-sodium
SIN Groups
Thioaminocarbonyl compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Metam Sodium is an endocrine disruptor affecting several body functions and target organs including reproduction and development as well as immune function and the peripheral nervous system. The substance has been found in biomonitoring studies. It is categorised as an endocrine disruptor in the EU Commission Database.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2011 May
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Restriction list (annex XVII)
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Acute Tox. 4 *
Skin Corr. 1B
Skin Sens. 1
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

Synonyms
Metam Natrium; Vapam; Sodium methyldithiocarbamate
EC number
205-293-0
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H302
H314
H317
H400
H410
Possible uses
Source: HSDB; Handbook of preservatives, Michael Ash,Irene Ash; www.Scorecard.org; www.lookchem.com
tanning drum leather, pulp, paper, paint, cutting fluids
Technical function of substances
Source: HSDB; Handbook of preservatives, Michael Ash,Irene Ash; www.Scorecard.org; www.lookchem.com
Preservative, microticide, soil fumigant, biocide, pesticide
137-42-8

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
Service Provider

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB, Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden , , Sweden

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB , Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden, , Sweden

Source: ECHA