Nickel matte

CAS Number
Nickel matte
SIN Groups
Nickel 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
2009 October
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Carc. 1A
Skin Sens. 1
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
100000 - 1000000 tonnes per annum
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 14: Manufacture of basic metals, including alloys
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 22: Potentially closed processing operations with minerals/metals at elevated temperature. Industrial setting
PROC 23: Open processing and transfer operations with minerals/metals at elevated temperature
PROC 26: Handling of solid inorganic substances at ambient temperature
PROC 2: Use in closed, continuous  process with occasional controlled exposure
PROC 3: Use in closed batch process (synthesis or formulation)
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at dedicated facilities


Company Group
Company Name
Boliden Group

Boliden Harjavalta Oy, Teollisuuskatu 1 29200 Harjavalta Finland , , Finland

GfE Group

GfE Metalle und Materialien GmbH, Hoefener Str. 45 90431 Nuernberg Bavaria Germany , , Germany


Glencore Nikkelverk AS, Vesterveien 31 4606 Kristiansand Norway , , Norway

Glencore Nikkelverk AS , Vesterveien 31 4606 Kristiansand Norway, , Norway

Norilsk Nickel

Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta Oy, Teollisuuskatu 1 FI-29200 Harjavalta Finland , , Finland

Source: ECHA