Bisphenol A

CAS Number
80-05-7
Name
Bisphenol A
SIN Groups
Bisphenols
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
STOT SE 3
Eye Dam. 1
Skin Sens. 1

Chemical information

Synonyms
BPA
EC number
201-245-8
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H361f***
H335
H318
H317
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: BisphenolA.org;KI; HSDB; www.scorecard.org ;www.chemicalland21.com
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: BisphenolA.org;KI; HSDB; www.scorecard.org ;www.chemicalland21.com
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)
80-05-7

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
3M

3M Belgium BVBA/SPRL, Hermeslaan 7 1831 Diegem Belgium , , Belgium

3M Belgium BVBA/SPRL , Hermeslaan 7 1831 Diegem Belgium, , Belgium

3M Wroclaw Sp.z.o.o., ul. Kowalska 143 51-424 Wroclaw Poland , , Poland

Air Products & Chemicals

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

Akzo Nobel

AKZO Nobel Car Refinishes B.V., Rijksstraatweg 31 2170 BA Sassenheim Netherlands , , Netherlands

Allnex

Allnex Belgium NV/SA OR, Anderlechtstraat 33 1620 Drogenbos Belgium , , Belgium

ALTIVIA PETROCHEMICALS

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

Ashland

Ashland Chemical Hispania SL (0341), Partida Povet, 37 ES-12580 Benicarlo Castillon de la Plana Spain , , Spain

BASF

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

BASF CHEMICALS, 2525 South Kensington Road, Kankakee, US, , USA

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

Caplinq

Caplinq Europe BV, De Trompet 1126 1967 DA Heemskerk - Netherlands , , Netherlands

Caplinq Europe BV, De Trompet 1126 1967DA Heemskerk Netherlands , , Netherlands

Caplinq Europe BV , De Trompet 1126 1967 DA Heemskerk - Netherlands, , Netherlands

CCD

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

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

Chemtura

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

CHEMTURA CORPORATION, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, US, , USA

Covestro

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

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

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

COVESTRO LLC, 1 Covestro Circle, Pittsburgh, US, , USA

COVESTRO LLC, 8500 W Bay Rd, Baytown, Chambers, 77523, TX, US, , USA

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

DuPont de Nemours

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

Ecolab

Nalco Europe B.V., Oude Rhijnhofweg 17 2342 BB Oegstgeest Netherlands , , Netherlands

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

Envigo

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

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

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

FRP SERVICES & CO.

FRP SERVICES & CO. (AMERICA) INC., 25 W 45th St, New York, New York City, 10036, NY, US, , USA

FRP SERVICES & CO. (AMERICA) INC., 25 W 45th St, New York, US, , USA

GREENCHEM INDUSTRIES

GREENCHEM, 222 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, 33401, FL, US, , USA

HARKE Group

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

Henkel

Henkel Global Supply Chain B.V., Gustav Mahlerlaan 2970 1081 LA Amsterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

Hexion

Hexion B.V., Seattleweg 17, building 4 3195 ND Pernis-Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

Hexion B.V. OR, Seattleweg 17, Building 4 3195 ND Pernis-Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

HEXION INC - DEER PARK, 5900 Highway 225 Gate 7b, Deer Park, Harris, 77536, TX, US, , USA

HEXION INC., 180 East Broad St, Columbus, Franklin, 43215, OH, US, , USA

HEXION INC., 180 East Broad St, Columbus, US, , USA

Huntsman International

Huntsman Advanced Materials (Europe) BVBA, Everslaan 45 B-3078 Everberg Belgium , , Belgium

Huntsman Advanced Materials (Europe) BVBA OR-U, Everslaan 45 B-3078 Everberg Belgium , , Belgium

ICC Industries

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

Idemitsu Kosan

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

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

Kao Group

Kao Chemicals Europe, S.L. (10), Puig dels Tudons, 10 08210 Barbera del Valles Barcelona Spain , , Spain

Kao Chemicals Europe, S.L. (2), Puig dels Tudons, 10 08210 Barbera del Valles Barcelona Spain , , Spain

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

KAO SPECIALTIES AMERICAS LLC, 243 Woodbine Street, High Point, US, , USA

KIST Europe

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

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

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

KIST Europe Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Campus E71 66123 Saarbruecken Germany , , Germany

LG Chem

LG Chem Europe GmbH, Lyoner str 15, Atricom C6, D-60528 Frankfurt am Main Germany , , Germany

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

Lubrizol

Lubrizol Deutschland GmbH, Max-Planck-Strasse 6 27721 RITTERHUDE Germany , , Germany

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

Lubrizol Limited 02, The Knowle,Nether Lane DE56 4AN Derby Derbyshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Mitsui & Co.

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

Mitsui & Co. (U. S. A.), Inc, 200 Park Avenue, New York, US, , USA

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

NAM & NAM International

Nam & Nam Europe GmbH, Emil-Figger-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(072) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil - Figge - Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(079) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(059) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(012) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(020) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(028) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(033) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(062) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(090) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(1007) Germany , , Germany

NAM & NAM Europe GmbH, Emil-Figge-Str. 80 44227 Dortmund(8027) Germany , , Germany

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

Blue Cube Netherlands B.V. – OR1, Axelsedam 3a 4531HH Terneuzen Netherlands , , Netherlands

Olin Corporation

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

Polykemi Ag

Rondo Plast AB, Blygatan 6 27139 Ystad Sweden , , Sweden

PPG Industries

PPG Central (UK) Ltd - OR1, PO Box 162 Needham Rd IP14 2AD Stowmarket Suffolk United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

PPG Central (UK) Ltd - OR3, TBN 83916 Needham Road IP14 2AD Stowmarket Suffolk United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

PPG Coatings BV, Papersteeg 102 4006 WG Tiel Netherlands , , Netherlands

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

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

ROYCE INTERNATIONAL

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

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

RSI ChemRep Europe

RSI ChemRep Europe Ltd (I001), 27-30 Merchants Quay Merchants House 8 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

RSI ChemRep Europe Ltd (M001), 27-30 Merchants Quay Merchants House 8 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

RSI ChemRep Europe Ltd (M002), 27-30 Merchants Quay Merchants House 8 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

RSI ChemRep Europe Ltd (M003), 27-30 Merchants Quay Merchants House 8 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

RSI ChemRep Europe Ltd (N001), 27-30 Merchants Quay Merchants House 8 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

SABIC

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

SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS, 1 Plastics Ave, Pittsfield, US, , USA

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

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

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

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

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

Service Provider

C.S.B. GmbH, Düsseldorfer Str. 113 47809 Krefeld Germany , , Germany

C.S.B. GmbH, Düsseldorfer Strasse 113 47809 Krefeld Germany , , Germany

C.S.B. GmbH , Düsseldorfer Str. 113 47809 Krefeld Germany, , Germany

Experien Chemical Services (Europe) Limited, 7 Finkle Street YO7 1DA Thirsk United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

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

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

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

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (003), Ronda Can Fatjó 13 08290 Cerdanyola del Vallès Barcelona Spain , , Spain

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (051), Ronda Can Fatjó 13 08290 Cerdanyola del Vallès Barcelona Spain , , Spain

SHERWIN WILLIAMS

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

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

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY, 101 Prospect Avenue Northwest, Cleveland, US, , USA

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

SI Group

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

NISKAYUNA, 2750 Balltown Road, Niskayuna, US, , USA

SI Group-Béthune S.A.S., 1111 Avenue George Washington Boite Postale 237 62404 Cedex Béthune France , , France

Sojitz Group

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

SOJITZ CORPORATION OF AMERICA, 2000 West Loop S, Houston, Harris County, 77027, TX, US, , USA

Solvay

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

Cytec Engineered Materials Ltd. in its legal capacity as OR of Cytec Industries Inc., Abenbury Way Wrexham Industrial Estate LL13 9UZ Wrexham United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

RHODIA OPERATIONS - 1, 40 rue de la Haie Coq 93306 Aubervilliers France , , France

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

Spolchemie Group

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

StonCor Group

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

Sumitomo Corporation

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 300 Madison Ave, New York, New York, 10017, NY, US, , USA

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

SUMITOMO CORPORATION OF AMERICAS, 840 Gessner Rd, Houston, US, , USA

The Carlyle Group

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

Axalta Coating Systems Germany GmbH & Co. KG, Christbusch 25 42285 Wuppertal Germany , , Germany

Trecora Resources

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

Trinseo

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

TRINTERNATIONAL

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

TRInternational INc, 600 Stewart Street, Seattle, US, , USA

Univar

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

Source: ECHA