Hexabromocyclododecane

CAS Number
25637-99-4
Name
Hexabromocyclododecane
SIN Groups
(Poly)halogenated alkanes
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Substance is concluded to be PBT by European Chemicals Bureau PBT Working Group.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Authorisation list (annex XIV)
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
PBT Cand list

Chemical information

Synonyms
HBCDD; Hexabromcyclododecan; Hexabromociclododecano; Hexabromocyclododecane
EC number
247-148-4
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
PBT Cand list
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10000 - 100000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: KEMI - Rapport Nr 3/06
Textiles, construction, furniture; insulation foam; plastics; packaging
Technical function of substances
Source: KEMI - Rapport Nr 3/06
Flame retardant
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
SU 18: Manufacture of furniture
SU 19: Building and construction work
SU 23: Electricity, steam, gas water supply and sewage treatment
SU 5: Manufacture of textiles, leather, fur
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 34: Textile dyes, finishing and impregnating products
including bleaches and other processing aids
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 10: Rubber articles
AC 13: Plastic articles
AC 3: Electrical batteries and accumulators
AC 5: Fabrics, textiles and apparel
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 3: Formulation in materials
ERC 4: Industrial use of processing aids in processes and products, not becoming part of articles
ERC 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 12: Use of blowing agents in manufacture of foam
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
PROC 14: Production of preparations or articles by tabletting, compression, extrusion, pelletisation
PROC 19: Hand-mixing with intimate contact and only PPE available.
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 24: High (mechanical) energy work-up of substances bound in materials and/or articles
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 6: Calendering operations
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)
25637-99-4

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
Albemarle Corporation

ALBEMARLE EUROPE SPRL, Parc Scientifique (Einstein) Rue du Bosquet 9,1339, LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE, Belgium

BASF

BASF IMPORTS PART 3A, 100 Park Ave, Florham Park, Morris, 07932, NJ, , USA

BASF SE, Carl-Bosch-Str. 38,67056, Ludwigshafen am Rhein Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Chemtura

CHEMTURA CORPORATION, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, New Haven, 06762-3218, CT, , USA

Chemtura Manufacturing UK Ltd. (US03), Tenax Road, M17 1WT, Manchester, United Kingdom

Chemtura Sales Europe B.V. (NL10), Ankerweg 18 1041AT Amsterdam, , Netherlands

GREAT LAKES CHEMICAL - SOUTH PLANT, 324 Southfield Cutoff, El Dorado, Union, 71730, AR, , USA

Everkem

everkem, piazza carbonari,12,20125, milano, Italy

ICL Industrial Products

ICL-IP Terneuzen B.V. (M), Frankrijkweg 6, Havens/Docks 1205-45308 BJ, 4538 BJ, Terneuzen, Netherlands

Service Provider

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Singleton House, Laurence Street, Co. Louth, Drogheda, Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Dublin, Ireland

Styropek

STYROPEK USA, 16945 Northchase Dr, Houston, Harris, 77060, TX, , USA

Source: ECHA