Carbon tetrachloride (CTC)

CAS Number
56-23-5
Name
Carbon tetrachloride (CTC)
SIN Groups
(Poly)halogenated alkanes
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
This substance is Persistent, Mobile and Toxic. It has been detected in ground and surface waters.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2019 November
REACH status, appears on
Source: 
CoRAP list
Registration information
Source: 
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Acute Tox. 3
Acute Tox. 3
Carc. 2
STOT RE 1
Aquatic Chronic 3
Ozone 1

Chemical information

Synonyms
Carbon tetrachloride crude; Carbon tetrachloride technical; Perchloromethane
EC number
200-262-8
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H301
H311
H331
H351
H372
H412
H420
Registered production volume
Source: 
1 000-10 000 tonnes per annum
(Bio)monitoring data
Has been detected in ground and surface waters
Possible uses
Source: 
Carbon tetrachloride (CTC) is a solvent. It is an intermediate used in the manufacturing of other chemicals, such as chlorofluorocarbons. CTC is also used as an adhesive, in dry cleaning, in fire extinguishers, and in agricultures
Technical function of substances
Source: 
Solvent; Adhesive
56-23-5

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
DOW

DOW DEUTSCHLAND ANLAGENGESELLSCHAFT mbH, Am Kronberger Hang 4 D-65824 Schwalbach Germany , , Germany

DOW DEUTSCHLAND ANLAGENGESELLSCHAFT mbH , Am Kronberger Hang 4 D-65824 Schwalbach Germany, , Germany

The Dow Chemical Company, 21145 Highway 1, Plaquemine, Iberville, 70764, LA, US, , USA

The Dow Chemical Company, 901 Loveridge Rd, Pittsburg, US, , USA

THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, 2020 Dow Center, Midland, Midland, 48674, MI, US, , USA

THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, 2020 Dow Center, Midland, US, , USA

GEON OXY VINYL

GEON OXY VINYL LAPORTE PLANT, 2400 Miller Cutoff Road, Laporte, Harris, 77571-9759, TX, US, , USA

GEON OXY VINYL LAPORTE PLANT, 2400 Miller Cutoff Road, Laporte, US, , USA

INEOS

INEOS CHLOR AMERICA, INC., 2036 Foulk Road, Suite 204, Wilmington, New Castle, 19810-3650, DE, US, , USA

INEOS CHLOR AMERICA, INC., 2036 Foulk Road, Suite 204, Wilmington, US, , USA

Klesch Group

Kem One, IMMEUBLE LE QUADRILLE 19 RUE JACQUELINE AURIOL 69008 LYON France , , France

Kem One , IMMEUBLE LE QUADRILLE 19 RUE JACQUELINE AURIOL 69008 LYON France, , France

Nedastra Holding

Blue Cube Germany Assets GmbH & Co. KG, Buetzflether Sand 2 21683 Stade Germany , , Germany

Blue Cube Germany Assets GmbH & Co. KG , Buetzflether Sand 2 21683 Stade Germany, , Germany

Nouryon

Nouryon Industrial Chemicals GmbH , Hauptstraße 47 49462 Ibbenbüren Germany, , Germany

Occidental Petroleum

OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP GEISMAR PLANT, 8318 Ashland Road, Geismar, Ascension, 70734-3513, LA, US, , USA

OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP GEISMAR PLANT, 8318 Ashland Road, Geismar, US, , USA

Occidental Chemical Corporation, 6200 S. Ridge Rd., Wichita, Sedgwick, 67215, KS, US, , USA

Occidental Chemical Corporation, 6200 S. Ridge Rd., Wichita, US, , USA

Olin Corporation

BLUE CUBE OPERATIONS LLC - PLAQUEMINE SITE, 21255 Highway 1 S, Plaquemine, Iberville, 707650150, LA, US, , USA

BLUE CUBE OPERATIONS LLC - PLAQUEMINE SITE, 21255 Highway 1 S, Plaquemine, US, , USA

OLIN BLUE CUBE, FREEPORT, TX, 2301 N. Brazosport Blvd., Freeport, Brazoria, 77541, TX, US, , USA

OLIN BLUE CUBE, FREEPORT, TX, 2301 N. Brazosport Blvd., Freeport, US, , USA

OLIN CORPORATION, 190 Carondelet Plz, Clayton, St. Louis, 63105, MO, US, , USA

OLIN CORPORATION, 190 Carondelet Plz, Clayton, US, , USA

Solvay

INOVYN France S.A.S., Avenue de la République 39500 Tavaux France , , France

INOVYN France S.A.S. , Avenue de la République 39500 Tavaux France, , France

INOVYN Produzione Italia S.p.A , VIA PIAVE, 6 57013 ROSIGNANO SOLVAY LIVORNO Italy, , Italy

Spolchemie Group

CHS Epi, a.s., Revoluční 1930/6 40032 Ústí nad Labem Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

CHS Epi, a.s. , Revoluční 1930/6 40032 Ústí nad Labem Czech Republic, , Czech Republic

Syngenta

SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION, LLC, 3905 Hwy 75, Saint Gabriel, US, , USA

Source: ECHA