Nickel (II) sulphide

CAS Number
Nickel (II) sulphide
SIN Groups
Nickel 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
Skin Sens. 1
Muta. 2
Carc, 1A
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

Nickelsulfid; Sulfuro de níquel; Sulfure de nickel
EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10000+ tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: Netnam
Technical function of substances
Source: Netnam
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
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 19: Intermediate
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
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 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
ERC 6b: Industrial use of reactive processing aids
ERC 6d: Industrial use of  process regulators for polymerisation processes in  production of resins, rubbers, polymers
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
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 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 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)


Company Group
Company Name

api raffineria di Ancona S.p.A., via Flaminia 685 60015 Falconara Marittima (AN) Italy , , Italy


BAYERNOIL Raffineriegesellschaft mbH, Postfach 1252 93328 Neustadt Bavaria Germany , , Germany


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


ENI, Piazzale Enrico Mattei 1 00144 Rome Italy , , Italy

Raffineria di Milazzo S.C.p.A., Contrada Mangiavacca 98057 Milazzo (ME) Italy , , Italy


ECO-RIGEN S.R.L., Contrada Piana del Signore c/o Gela Refinery 93012 Gela Italy , , Italy

Eurecat Deutschland GmbH, Tricatstrasse 06803 Bitterfeld-Wolfen Saxonia-Anhalt Germany , , Germany

EURECAT FRANCE SAS, 121 ave Marie Curie ZI Jean Jaurès 07800 La Voulte sur Rhône France , , France


Freeport Cobalt Oy, Kobolttiaukio 1 67900 KOKKOLA Finland , , Finland

Freeport Cobalt Oy , Kobolttiaukio 1 67900 KOKKOLA Finland, , Finland


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

Gunvor Group

Gunvor Petroleum Rotterdam B.V., Moezelweg 255 3198 LS Europoort Netherlands , , Netherlands


HOLLYFRONTIER EL DORADO REFINING LLC, 1401 Douglas Rd, El Dorado, Butler, 67042, KS, US, , USA

Honeywell International

UOP B.V.B.A., Noorderlaan 147 B-2030 Antwerp Belgium , , Belgium

INA Group

INA, d.d., Avenija V.Holjevca 10 p.p. 555 10002 Zagreb Croatia , , Croatia


IPLOM SPA, via Carlo Navone 3b 16012 Busalla Genova Italy , , Italy

Klesch Group

Raffinerie Heide GmbH, Meldorfer Straße 43 25770 Hemmingstedt Germany , , Germany

Koch Industries

FLINT HILLS RESOURCES PINE BEND LLC, 12555 Clark Road, Rosemount, Dakota, 55068, MN, US, , USA


ISAB S.r.l., ex S.s. 114 km 146 96010 Priolo Gargallo (SR) Sicily Italy , , Italy


HOUSTON REFINING LP, 12000 Lawndale Avenue, Houston, Harris, 77017-2740, TX, US, , USA


Mineraloelraffinerie Oberrhein GmbH & Co. KG, Noerdliche Raffinerie Strasse 1 76187 Karlsruhe Germany , , Germany

MOL Group

IES - Italiana Energia e Servizi S.p.A., Strada Cipata, 79 46100 Mantova Lombardia Italy , , Italy

MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Public Limited Company, Oktober huszonharmadika 18 1117 Budapest Hungary , , Hungary

SLOVNAFT, a.s., Vlcie hrdlo 1 824 12 Bratislava Slovakia , , Slovakia


OMV Deutschland GmbH, Haiminger Straße 1 D-84489 Burghausen Germany , , Germany

OMV PETROM S.A., 22 Coralilor Street (“Petrom City”) Sector 1 013329 Bucharest Romania , , Romania

OMV Refining & Marketing GmbH, Trabrennstraße 6-8 A-1020 Wien Austria , , Austria


Public Company ORLEN Lietuva, JUODEIKIAI LT-89467 MAZEIKIAI TELSIAI Lithuania , , Lithuania

PCK Raffinerie

PCK RAFFINERIE GMBH, Passower Chaussee 111 16303 Schwedt/Oder Germany , , Germany


PLACID REFINING COMPANY, 1940 North Louisiana Highway 1, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge, 70767, LA, US, , USA


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


Raffineria di Milazzo S.C.p.A., Contrada Mangiavacca 98057 Milazzo (ME) Italy , , Italy


Petroleos del Norte, S.A., Ed. Muñatones, Bº San Martín, 5 48550 Muskiz Vizcaya Spain , , Spain

Repsol Petroleo, S.A., Calle Mendez Alvaro, 44 28045 Madrid Madrid Spain , , Spain

Royal Dutch Shell

A/S Danske Shell, Egeskovvej 265 DK-7000 Fredericia DK-7000 Copenhagen S Denmark , , Denmark

Shell Deutschland Oil GmbH, Suhrenkamp 71-77, 22335 Hamburg Germany , , Germany

Shell Nederland Chemie B.V., Vonderlingenweg 601, Att. G-J Dijkema WO 503200019 PO BOX 8610, 3009 AP Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

Shell Nederland Raffinaderij B.V., Vondelingenweg 601 Postbus 3000 3196 KK Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands


SARLUX srl, S.S. Sulcitana 195 km. 19 09018 Sarroch (CA) Sardinia Italy , , Italy

St1 Holding Oy

St1 Refinery AB, Bensinvägen 10 PO.Box 8889 402 72 Göteborg Göteborg Sweden , , Sweden

Terrafame group

Terrafame Oy, Talvivaarantie 66 88120 Sotkamo Finland , , Finland


Total Raffinage France, 2, place Jean Millier, La Défense 92400 Courbevoie France , , France

Valero Energy

Valero Energy Ltd, Pembroke Refinery SA71 5SJ Pembroke United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Source: ECHA