CAS Number
SIN Groups
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Substance is concluded to be an endocrine disruptor SVHC by ECHA Member State Committee.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
CoRAP list
Restriction list (annex XVII)
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
No harmonized CLP classification

Chemical information

NPE; Poly(oxy1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(nonylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-; Poly(oxy1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(4-nonylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-; Poly(oxy1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(isononylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-; Poly(oxy1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(nonylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-, branched; Poly(oxy1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(4-nonylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-, branched; nonylphenol polyethylene glycol ether; nonoxynol (CAS 26027-38-3); ethononylphenol; polyoxyethylene nonylphenol ether; nonylphenoxypoly (ethyleneoxy) ethanol; Nonylphenolethoxylate
EC number
(Bio)monitoring data
Yes, Alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEs), including nonylphenolethoxylate, have been detected in air, water (incl. drinking water, rivers, coastal seawaters), marshlands, marine and estuarine sediments, soil and biota (eg. benthic invertebrates), sewage sludges.
Possible uses
Source: KEMi 2007; ERMA (2001)
Textile, paper and pulp processing, paints, resins, protective coatings, detergents, veterinary medicines, pesticides, steel manufacturing, consumer products like cosmetics, cleaners, paints.; Glue, textile, paper, cosmetics, detergents, paints.
Technical function of substances
Source: KEMi 2007
Emulsifier, surfactant, dispersing and wetting agent


Company Group
Company Name
Evonik Industries

EVONIK CORPORATION, 299 Jefferson Rd, Parsippany, Morris, 07054, NJ, US, , USA

EVONIK CORPORATION, 299 Jefferson Rd, Parsippany, US, , USA


MILLIKEN CO ROGER MILLIKEN CENTER, 920 Milliken Road, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, 29303-4906, SC, US, , USA

Source: ECHA