N,N-dimethylformamide

CAS Number
68-12-2
Name
N,N-dimethylformamide
SIN Groups
Aminocarbonyl 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
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration, Intermediate registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 1B
Acute Tox. 4 *
Acute Tox. 4 *
Eye Irrit. 2

Chemical information

Synonyms
N,N-Dimethylformamid; N,N-dimetilformamida; N,N-dimethylformamide; DMF
EC number
200-679-5
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H360D ***
H332
H312
H319
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10000 - 100000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: HSDB; KEMI
Polyacrylic fibers, Orlon, PVC, polyurethane coatings, leather & artificial leather fabrics, high voltage capacitors, industrial paint stripping applications, Solvents
Technical function of substances
Source: HSDB; KEMI
Solvent, quencher & cleaner, catalyst
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 13: Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products, e.g. plasters, cement
SU 17: General manufacturing, e.g. machinery, equipment, vehicles, other transport equipment
SU 18: Manufacture of furniture
SU 20: Health services
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 5: Manufacture of textiles, leather, fur
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 1: Adhesives, sealants
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 23: Leather tanning, dye, finishing, impregnation and care products
PC 27: Plant protection products
PC 28: Perfumes, fragrances
PC 29: Pharmaceuticals
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 34: Textile dyes, finishing and impregnating products
including bleaches and other processing aids
PC 9a: Coatings and paints, thinners, paint removes
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC  7: Industrial use of substances in closed systems
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
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 6c: Industrial use of monomers for manufacture of thermoplastics
ERC 6d: Industrial use of  process regulators for polymerisation processes in  production of resins, rubbers, polymers
ERC 8a: Wide dispersive indoor use of processing aids in open systems
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
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 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 7: Industrial spraying
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)
68-12-2

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
ALLCHEM INDUSTRIES HOLDING CORP

ALLCHEM INDUSTRIES INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS GROUP, INC, 6010 Nw 1st Pl, Gainesville, Alachua, 32607, FL, US, , USA

BASF

BASF IMPORTS PART 1, 100 Park Ave, Florham Park, Morris, 07932, NJ, US, , USA

BASF IMPORTS PART 1, 100 Park Ave, Florham Park, US, , USA

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

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

Chemours

THE CHEMOURS COMPANY FC, LLC (BELLE), 901 West Dupont Avenue, Belle, Kanawha, 25015, WV, US, , USA

THE CHEMOURS COMPANY FC, LLC (BELLE), 901 West Dupont Avenue, Belle, US, , USA

Coim Group

COIM USA INC, 286 Mantua Grove Road, West Deptford, Gloucester, 08066-1738, NJ, US, , USA

COIM USA INC, 675 Billingsport Road, Paulsboro, Gloucester, 08066-1037, NJ, US, , USA

Dinox

Dinox Handels-GmbH, Brüdertor 3 59494 Soest Germany , , Germany

Eastman Chemical

CBI, US, , USA

HELM

Helm AG, Nordkanalstraße 28 20097 Hamburg Germany , , Germany

Helm AG , Nordkanalstraße 28 20097 Hamburg Germany, , Germany

HELM US, 1110 Centennial Ave, Piscataway, Middlesex, 08854, NJ, US, , USA

Honeywell International

Honeywell Specialty Chemicals Seelze GmbH, Wunstorfer Strasse 40 D-30926 Seelze Lower Saxony Germany , , Germany

Honeywell Specialty Chemicals Seelze GmbH , Wunstorfer Strasse 40 D-30926 Seelze Lower Saxony Germany, , Germany

KANEKA

Kaneka North America LLC., 6161 Underwood Rd, Pasadena, Harris, 77507, TX, US, , USA

Kaneka North America LLC., 6161 Underwood Rd, Pasadena, US, , USA

Lubrizol

Lubrizol Limited 01, The Knowle, Nether Lane Hazelwwod DE56 4AN Derby Derbyshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

LUBRIZOL OILFIELD SOLUTIONS, 2000 St James Pl, Houston, Harris, 77056, TX, US, , USA

LUBRIZOL OILFIELD SOLUTIONS, 3985 Us Highway 287 N, Latexo, Houston, 75849, TX, US, , USA

LUBRIZOL OILFIELD SOLUTIONS, 3985 Us Highway 287 N, Latexo, US, , USA

Milliken

Milliken Europe B.V.B.A., Ham 18-24 9000 Gent Belgium , , Belgium

NATIONAL BRONZE & METALS

CBI, US, , USA

Nexeo Solutions

NEXEO SOLUTIONS LLC, 5200 Blazer Pkwy Ds-3, Dublin, Franklin, 43017, OH, US, , USA

Saint-Gobain

CBI, US, , USA

Service Provider

REACH COMPLIANCE SERVICES LIMITED, 306 The Capel Building, Mary's Abbey, Dublin 7, Ireland Dublin 7 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH COMPLIANCE SERVICES LIMITED, 306 The Capel Building, Mary's Abbey, Dublin 7, Ireland Dublin 7 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACH COMPLIANCE SERVICES LIMITED, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH COMPLIANCE SERVICES LIMITED, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford. Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Sigma-Aldrich

Sigma-Aldrich Biochemie GmbH, Georg-Heyken-Str. 14 21147 Hamburg Germany , , Germany

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHEMIE GMBH, Riedstrasse 2 89555 Steinheim Germany , , Germany

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHEMIE GMBH , Riedstrasse 2 89555 Steinheim Germany, , Germany

Sigma-Aldrich Company Limited, The Old Brickyard, New Road SP8 4XT Gillingham United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Sigma-Aldrich Company Limited , The Old Brickyard, New Road SP8 4XT Gillingham United Kingdom, , United Kingdom

Statoil

CBI, US, , USA

Syngenta

Syngenta Ltd, Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre RG42 6EY Bracknell Berkshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Taminco

Taminco Germany GmbH, Postfach 11 11 06234 Leuna Germany , , Germany

Tedia Company

TEDIA COMPANY INC (1409030683), 1000 Tedia Way, Fairfield, Butler, 45014, OH, US, , USA

TEDIA COMPANY INC (1409030683), 1000 Tedia Way, Fairfield, US, , USA

THE CLOROX COMPANY

CBI, US, , USA

THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC

CBI, US, , USA

Source: ECHA