CAS Number
3380-34-5
Name
Triclosan
SIN Groups
(Poly)halogenated aromatics
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Triclosan is very toxic to aquatic life and endocrine disrupting effects have been reported. It is potentially bioaccumulative and has been widely found in both humans and the environment.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ESIS
CoRAP list
Registration information
Source: ESIS
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Eye Irrit. 2
Skin Irrit. 2
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

EC number
222-182-2
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H319
H315
H400
H410
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10 - 100 tonnes per annum
(Bio)monitoring data
Yes, in human plasma and breast milk, in wastewater, sewage, water, fish and aquatic mammals, household dust, rivers, lakes, sediment.
Possible uses
Source: Allmyr et al (2008); NVV (2005); HSDB; www.telegraph.co.uk; www.health-report.co.uk; www.beyondpesticides.org
Toothpaste; deodorants; soap; cosmetics; textiles (sportswear); plastics; Hygiene products; detergents; plastics; textiles, cosmetics, indoor utensils, kitchen wares. Toys. Computer equipments. Hospital, surgical and dental equipments. ;Personal care, Plastic Household chemicals, Office supplies; electronics; Toothpaste; deodorants; soap; cosmetics; textiles (sportswear); plastics; Hygiene products; detergents; plastics; textiles, cosmetics, indoor utensils, kitchen wares. toys, computers, surgical and dental equipments.
Technical function of substances
Source: Allmyr et al (2008); NVV (2005); HSDB; www.ewa.org; TOXNET
Bactericide; preservative; anticeptic; disinfectant; antimicrobial; sanitizing
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 39: Cosmetics, personal care products
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 8b: Wide dispersive indoor use of reactive substances in open systems
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
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 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)
3380-34-5

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
BASF

BASF Grenzach GmbH, Köchlinstr. 1,79639, Grenzach-Wyhlen, Germany

Source: ECHA