Bisphenol A

CAS Number
Bisphenol A
SIN Groups
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Bisphenol A is classified as being toxic to reproduction and has been identified as an SVHC due to its endocrine disrupting properties for human health and the environment.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
CoRAP list
Restriction list (annex XVII)
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 2
Eye Dam. 1
Skin Sens. 1

Chemical information

EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
1000000 - 10000000 tonnes per annum
(Bio)monitoring data
Yes, in rivers, estuaries, lakes, sediments and aquatic biota. In human urine, tissue, serum and blood, including maternal, foetal and umbilical cord blood.; In >90% of urine samples, levels: children > teens > women > men.; In reclaimed water (removal efficiency 82%).; In air, dust, food.
Possible uses
Source:;KI; HSDB; ;
Polycarbonate plastics, polysulfonic resins, phenoxy resins, epoxy resins, polyarylate resins, reprographics, protective coatings, dental sealants. Office supplies, Electronics, Food and drink containers, Plastic Products, Building material; Drink cans, baby bottles, water bottles, microwaveable food and drink containers, coffee makers, tableware, toys, computers, cell phones, CDs and DVDs, contact lensis, coated metal cans, enamels, epoxy glue, medical equipment, car parts, pesticide, floorings, adhesives, paint, composites, PVC.
Technical function of substances
Source:;KI; HSDB; ;
Component in polycarbonate and other plastics and epoxy resins, inert ingredient or stabilizer.Antioxidants, stabilizers, hardeners, photopolymers, binders, polymerisation inhibitors, prevent corrosion and contaminations.
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
SU 17: General manufacturing, e.g. machinery, equipment, vehicles, other transport equipment
SU 19: Building and construction work
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 6b: Manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 13: Plastic articles
AC 1: Vehicles
AC 2: Machinery, mechanical appliances, electrical/electronic articles
AC 8: Paper articles
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 10a: Wide dispersive outdoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11a: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11b: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with high or intended release (including abrasive processing)
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 3: Formulation in materials
ERC 4: Industrial use of processing aids in processes and products, not becoming part of articles
ERC 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
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 8c: Wide dispersive indoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 8f: Wide dispersive outdoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 11: Non industrial spraying
PROC 12: Use of blowing agents in manufacture of foam
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
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 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 24: High (mechanical) energy work-up of substances bound in materials and/or articles
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 6: Calendering operations
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)


Company Group
Company Name

Team-Trade, s.r.o., Rybni?ná 18/1,16200, Prague, Czech Republic

Air Products & Chemicals

AIR PROD & CHEM HAMILTON BLVD FAC, 7201 Hamilton Boulevard, Allentown, Lehigh, 18195-9642, PA, , USA


Allnex Belgium NV/SA OR, Anderlechtstraat 33,1619, Drogenbos, Belgium


ALTIVIA PETROCHEMICALS LLC, 1019 Haverhill Ohio Furnace Rd, Haverhill, Scioto, 45636, OH, , USA


BASF CHEMICALS, 2525 South Kensington Road, Kankakee, Kankakee, 60901, IL, , USA

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

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

Bayer AG

Covestro Deutschland AG, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60 51373 Leverkusen, , Germany

Covestro Deutschland AG OR CN_001554, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60 51373 Leverkusen, , Germany

COVESTRO LLC, 1 Covestro Circle, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, 15205, PA, , USA

Covestro NV, Haven 507 Scheldelaan 420 2040 Antwerpen, , Belgium


CCD (Germany) GmbH, Graf-Adolf-Strasse 68,40210, Düsseldorf, Germany


CHEMTURA CORPORATION, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, New Haven, 06762-3218, CT, , USA

Cytec Industries

Cytec Engineered Materials Ltd. OR, Abenbury Way Wrexham Industrial Estate, LL13 9UZ, Wrexham, United Kingdom


Du Pont (U.K.) Limited, London Road 4th Floor, Kings Court SG1 2NG Stevenage Hertfordshire, , United Kingdom


Ecotoxward Ltd, 381-383 City Road, EC1V 1NW, London, United Kingdom


Envigo Consulting Limited, Woolley Road Alconbury PE28 4HS Huntingdon Cambridgeshire, , United Kingdom

Envigo Research Limited 212, Shardlow Business Park London Road DE72 2GD Shardlow Derbyshire, , United Kingdom


Harke Services GmbH-OR3, Xantener Str.1,45479, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany

Huntsman International

Huntsman Textile Effects (Germany) GmbH, Rehlinger Str. 1, D-86462, Langweid a.Lech, Germany

ICC Industries

ICC CHEMICAL CORPORATION, 460 Park Avenue, New York, New York, 10022-1906, NY, , USA

Idemitsu Kosan

Idemitsu Chemicals Europe PLC, Immermannstrasse 40 40210 Düsseldorf, , Germany

IDEMITSU CHEMICALS USA CORPORATION, 3000 Town Ctr, Southfield, Oakland, 48075, MI, , USA

Kao Group

Kao Chemicals Europe, S.L. (10), Puig dels Tudons,10,8210, Barbera del Valles Barcelona, Spain

Kao Chemicals Europe, S.L. (2), Puig dels Tudons,10,8210, Barbera del Valles Barcelona, Spain

KAO SPECIALTIES AMERICAS LLC, 243 Woodbine Street, High Point, Guilford, 27260-8339, NC, , USA

LG Chem

LG Chem Europe GmbH, Lyoner str 15, Atricom C8,, D-60528, Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Mitsui & Co. (U. S. A.), Inc, 1300 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, Harris, 77056, TX, , USA

Mitsui and Co. Deutschland G.M.B.H. Head Office (Düsseldorf), Herzogstrasse 15, D-40217, Düsseldorf, Germany


Nalco Limited, P.O. Box 11, Winnington Avenue,, CW8 4DX, Northwich, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Nedastra Holding

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

Blue Cube Netherlands B.V. – OR1, Herbert H. Dowweg 5 (P.O. Box 48, 4530 AA Terneuzen, the Netherlands), 4542 NM, Hoek, Netherlands

Olin Corporation

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

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

Petro Carbo Chem

PCC SYNTEZA SA, Szkolna 15, 47-225, K?dzierzyn-Ko?le opolskie, Poland

PPG Industries

PPG Central (UK) Ltd - OR3, Needham Rd, IP14 2AD, Stowmarket Suffolk, United Kingdom

PPG INDUSTRIES INC-OAK CREEK, 10800 South 13th St, Oak Creek, Milwaukee, 53154-6800, WI, , USA

PPG INDUSTRIES OHIO INC CIRCLEVILLE OH, 559 Pittsburgh Rd, Circleville, Pickaway, 43113, OH, , USA


Royce International, 3400 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 300, Sarasota, Sarasota, 34239, FL, , USA


SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS, 1 Plastics Ave, Pittsfield, Berkshire, 01201, MA, , USA

SABIC Innovative Plastics BV, Plasticslaan 1, 4612 PX, Bergen op Zoom Netherlands, Netherlands

SABIC Innovative Plastics Espana ScpA, Ctra. Cartagena-Alhama de Murcia km. 13. La Aljorra,30390, Cartagena Spain, Spain

SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS MT. VERNON, LLC, 1 Lexan Ln, Mount Vernon, Posey, 476209364, IN, , USA

SABIC Petrochemicals B.V., Europaboulevard 1, 6135 LD, Sittard, Netherlands

SABIC US INNOVATIVE PLASTICS LLC, One Plastics Dr, Burkville, Lowndes, 36752-4001, AL, , USA

Service Provider

Dr. Knoell Consult - OR - B8, Dynamostr. 19 68165, Mannheim, Germany

Experien Chemical Services (Europe) Limited, PO Box 170, YO7 9AN, Thirsk, United Kingdom

KIST Europe Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Campus E 71, Saarbruecken 66123, Germany

KTR Europe GmbH, Mergenthalerallee 77,65760, Eschborn, Germany

REACHLaw Ltd., Vänrikinkuja 3 JK 21 , FI-02600, Espoo, Finland

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (051), C/ Frederic Mompou 4A, 1º 4º,8960, Sant Just Desvern (BCN) Barcelona, Spain


SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY, 101 Prospect Avenue Northwest, Cleveland, Cuyahaoga, 44115-1075, OH, , USA

SI Group

NISKAYUNA, 2750 Balltown Road, Niskayuna, Schenectady, 12309-1006, NY, , USA

Sojitz Group

SOJITZ CORPORATION OF AMERICA, 1120 Avenue Of The Americas, New York, New York, 10036, NY, , USA


Solvay Specialty Polymers Italy S.p.A., Viale Lombardia 20,20021, BOLLATE, Italy

Spolchemie Group

Spolek pro chemickou a hutní výrobu, a.s., Revolu?ní 1930/86, 400 32, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic

StonCor Group

StonCor Europe, Rue du Travail,9,1400, Nivelles, Belgium

Sumitomo Corporation

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 840 Gessner Rd, Houston, Harris, 77024, TX, , USA

The Carlyle Group

AXALTA COATING SYSTEMS, Applied Corporate Center, Glen Mills, Delaware, 19342, PA, , USA


ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS I NC D/B/A VALSPAR COATINGS, 90 Carson Rd., Birmingham, Jefferson, 35215-2952, AL, , USA

VALSPAR INDUSTRIES USA INCORPORATED, 10300 Claude Freeman Drive, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, 28262-2339, NC, , USA

Trecora Resources

TRECORA CHEMICAL INC, 12500 Bay Area Blvd, Pasadena, Harris, 77507, TX, , USA


Trinseo Deutschland Anlagengesellschaft mbH, Am Kronberger Hang 4,65824, Schwalbach, Germany


TRInternational INc, 600 Stewart Street, Seattle, King, 98101, WA, , USA


UNIVAR USA INC, 17411 Ne Union Hill Rd., Redmond, King, 98052, WA, , USA

Source: ECHA