N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone

CAS Number
872-50-4
Name
N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone
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
2009 October
REACH status, appears on
Source: ESIS
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ESIS
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 1B
Eye Irrit. 2
STOT SE 3
Skin Irrit. 2

Chemical information

Synonyms
1-methyl-2-pyrrolidone, NMP
EC number
212-828-1
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H360D***
H319
H335
H315
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10000 - 100000 tonnes per annum
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 1: Agriculture, forestry and fishing
SU 24: Scientific research and development
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 18: Ink and toners
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 24: Lubricants, greases, release products
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
PC 35: Washing and cleaning products (including solvent based products)
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 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 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
ERC 8b: Wide dispersive indoor use of reactive substances in open systems
ERC 8c: Wide dispersive indoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 8d: Wide dispersive outdoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8e: Wide dispersive outdoor use of reactive substances in open systems
ERC 8f: Wide dispersive outdoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 9a: Wide dispersive indoor use of substances in closed systems
ERC 9b: Wide dispersive outdoor use of substances in closed systems
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 11: Non industrial spraying
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 17: Lubrication at high energy conditions and in partly open process
PROC 18: Greasing at high energy conditions
PROC 19: Hand-mixing with intimate contact and only PPE available.
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 20: Heat and pressure transfer fluids in dispersive, professional use but closed systems
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation 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)
872-50-4

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

Air Products & Chemicals

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

ALLCHEM INDUSTRIES HOLDING CORP

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

ALTANA

BYK - CHEMIE USA, 524 South Cherry St, Wallingford, New Haven, 06492-4455, CT, US, , USA

ELANTAS PDG INC, 5200 N. Second St., Saint Louis, Saint Louis City, 63147-3122, MO, US, , USA

ELANTAS PDG INC, 5200 N. Second St., Saint Louis, US, , USA

Archroma

Archroma Germany GmbH, Kasteler Str. 45 65203 Wiesbaden Germany , , Germany

Archroma Germany GmbH , Kasteler Str. 45 65203 Wiesbaden Germany, , Germany

Ashland

Ashland Services BV (OR2), Marten Meesweg 8-10 3068 AV Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

ISP TECHNOLOGIES INC, 4501 Attwater Avenue, Texas City, Galveston, 77590, TX, US, , USA

Avantor

Avantor Performance Materials Poland S.A., Sowińskiego 11 44-100 Gliwice Poland , , Poland

Avantor Performance Materials Poland S.A. , Sowińskiego 11 44-100 Gliwice Poland, , Poland

BASF

BASF CORPORATION, 3455 Southport Rd, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, 29302, SC, US, , USA

BASF CORPORATION, 8404 River Rd, Geismar, Ascension, 70734, LA, US, , USA

BASF IMPORTS PART 2, 100 Park Ave, Florham Park, Morris, 07932, NJ, US, , USA

BASF IMPORTS PART 2, 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

Brenntag

BRENNTAG MID-SOUTH INC, 1405 Highway 136 West, Henderson, Henderson, 42420-9662, KY, US, , USA

BRENNTAG PACIFIC INC, 10747 Patterson Place, Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, 90670-4043, CA, US, , USA

Chemours

Chemours Netherlands B.V., Baanhoekweg 22 3313 LA Dordrecht , , Netherlands

Chemours Netherlands B.V., Baanhoekweg 22 3313 LA Dordrecht Netherlands, , Netherlands

Chemours Netherlands B.V., Baanhoekweg 22 3313 LA Dordrecht Netherlands , , Netherlands

Chemours Netherlands B.V. , Baanhoekweg 22 3313 LA Dordrecht Netherlands, , Netherlands

DSM

DSM COATING RESINS, INC., 730 Main St, Wilmington, Middlesex County, 01887, MA, US, , USA

DuPont de Nemours

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

Hitachi Chemical DuPont MicroSystems GmbH - DuPont, Hugenottenallee 175 D- 63263 Neu-Isenburg Germany , , Germany

Specialty Electronic Materials Netherlands B.V. OR-1, Herbert H. Dowweg 5 4542NM Hoek Netherlands , , Netherlands

SPECIALTY ELECTRONIC MATERIALS UK LIMITED, Diamond House Lotus Park Kingsbury Crescent Middx UB7 0DQ Staines Middx United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Specialty Products Poland sp. z o.o., ul. Postępu 17B 02-676 Warsaw Poland , , Poland

Eastman Chemical

CBI, US, , USA

Essex Europe

ESSEX S.A.S, 145 rue de la Republique 69330 MEYZIEU France , , France

FUJIFILM Corporation

FUJIFILM HUNT CHEMICALS USA INC., 411 Manufacturers Rd, Dayton, Rhea, 37321, TN, US, , USA

GREENCHEM INDUSTRIES

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

Hanon Systems

Hanon Systems Hungary Kft., Aszalvölgyi út 9-11 8000 Székesfehérvár Hungary , , Hungary

Hitachi Chemical

Hitachi Chemical DuPont MicroSystems GmbH - Hitachi, Hugenottenallee 175 D- 63263 Neu-Isenburg Germany, , Germany

Hitachi Chemical Europe GmbH, Berliner Allee 22 40212 Duesseldorf Germany Germany , , Germany

Hubbard-Hall

HUBBARD-HALL INC, 563 S Leonard St, Waterbury, New Haven, 06708, CT, US, , USA

ITOCHU

ITOCHU Deutschland GmbH, Fritz-Vomfelde-Strasse 14 40547 Duesseldorf Germany , , Germany

Janssen Pharmaceutica

Janssen Pharmaceutical Science Unlimited Company, Little Island County NA Cork Ireland , , Ireland

JWH Group

JWH Kft., Plot No. 7135/16 2900 Komárom Hungary , , Hungary

LCNBV-OR-CXV

LCNBV-OR-CXV, Delftseplein 27E 3013 AA Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

Lubrizol

Lubrizol Advanced Materials Europe B.V.B.A, Nijverheidsstraat 30 2260 Westerlo-Oevel Belgium , , Belgium

Lubrizol Advanced Materials Europe B.V.B.A , Nijverheidsstraat 30 2260 Westerlo-Oevel Belgium, , Belgium

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

LyondellBasell

LYONDELL CHANNELVIEW FACILLITY, Lyondell Chemical Company, Channelview, Harris, 77530-2681, TX, US, , USA

Lyondell Chemie Nederland B.V., Deltseplein 27E 3013 AA Rotterdam Netherlands , , Netherlands

MAROON

CADENCE CHEMICAL CORPORATION, 945 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, Fairfield, 06902, CT, US, , USA

Maxell

Maxell Europe Ltd, Whitebrook Park Lower Cookham Road SL6 8YA Maidenhead Berkshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

MBP INVESTORS LLC

XALT ENERGY, LLC, 2700 S Saginaw Rd, Midland, Midland, 48640, MI, US, , USA

MC International

MC INTERNATIONAL, LLC, 2 Ne 40th Street, Miami, Dade, 33137, FL, US, , USA

MC INTERNATIONAL, LLC, 2 Ne 40th Street, Miami, US, , USA

NATIONAL BRONZE & METALS

CBI, US, , USA

NORMAN FOX & CO

NORMAN FOX & CO, 14970 Don Julian Rd, Industry, Los Angeles, 91746-3111, CA, US, , USA

PPG Industries

PPG PACKAGING WAREHHOUSE, 402 Main St, Belle Vernon, Fayette, 15012, PA, US, , USA

PPG SPRINGDALE PLANT, 125 Colfax St, Springdale, Allegheny, 15144, PA, US, , USA

WHITFORD CORP, 47 Park Ave Area 1, Elverson, Chester, 19520-9645, PA, US, , USA

Whitford UK, 11 Stuart Road Manor Park WA7 1TH Runcorn Cheshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

PROCHIMIE INTERNATIONAL

Prochimie International, Inc., 2 Waterside Crossing, Windsor, Hartford, 06095, CT, US, , USA

Saint-Gobain

CBI, US, , USA

SCAS Group Laboratories

SCAS Europe S.A./N.V., Leonardo Da Vincilaan 19 B-1831 Diegem Belgium , , Belgium

SCAS Europe S.A./N.V., Leonardo Da Vincilaan 19 B-1831 Diegem Belgium , , Belgium

SCAS Europe S.A./N.V., Leonardo Da Vincilaan 19 MC-SQUARE Offices B-1831 Diegem Belgium , , Belgium

Service Provider

Bootman Chemical Safety Ltd, Diss Business Centre IP214HD Diss Norfolk United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, ​Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, Dublin, Ireland D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre HW77 D02 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 D02 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, Dublin, Ireland D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited, Singleton House, Laurence Street Co. Louth Drogheda Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Unit 1 Ardee Business Park, Hale Street Co. Louth Ardee Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 D02 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, D02 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, Dublin, Ireland D02 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Unit 1 Ardee Business Park, Hale Street Co. Louth Ardee Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Unit 1 Ardee Business Park, Hale Street, Co. Louth Ardee Ireland , , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED, Unit 1 Ardee Business Park,Hale Street Co. Louth Ardee Ireland , , Ireland

Chemical Inspection & Regulation Service Limited , Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED , Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED , Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, Dublin, Ireland D02 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED , Room 002, Regus Harcourt Centre D02 HW77, Dublin, Ireland D02 HW77, Ireland, , Ireland

CHEMICAL INSPECTION & REGULATION SERVICE LIMITED , Unit 1 Ardee Business Park,Hale Street Co. Louth Ardee Ireland, , Ireland

Exponent International Limited, 1 Pride Point Drive Pride Park DE248BX Derby United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

Exponent International Limited, 1 Pride Point Drive Pride Park DE24 8BX Derby United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

INTERTEK FRANCE, ZAC Ecoparc II 27400 HEUDEBOUVILLE France , , France

INTERTEK FRANCE, ZI ECOPARC II 27400 HEUDEBOUVILLE France , , France

momaja s.r.o., Karolinská 650/1 186 00 Prague 8 Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

momaja s.r.o., Karolinska 650/1 186-00 Prague Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

momaja s.r.o., Karolinská 650/1 186-00 Prague 8 Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

momaja s.r.o., Nenacovice 90 26601 Beroun Czech Republic , , Czech Republic

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Ireland Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Ireland Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP , Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP , Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACHLaw Ltd., Vänrikinkuja 3 02600 Espoo Finland , , Finland

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

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

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

REACHLaw Ltd., Vänrikinkuja 3 JK21 02600 Espoo Finland , , Finland

REACHLaw Ltd., Vänrikinkuja 3JK 21 02600 Espoo, Helsinki Finland Finland , , Finland

UBE Corporation Europe, S.A.U. (OR1), Polígono Industrial El Serrallo, s/n 12100 Grao de Castellón (CASTELLON) CASTELLON Spain , , Spain

UBE Corporation Europe, S.A.U. (OR1) , Polígono Industrial El Serrallo s/n 12100 Castellón CASTELLON Spain, , Spain

Sigma-Aldrich

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

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

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHIMIE SARL, 80 Rue de Luzais BP 701 38297 Saint Quentin Fallavier France, , France

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHIMIE SARL, 80 Rue de Luzais BP 701 38297 Saint Quentin Fallavier France , , France

SIGMA-ALDRICH CHIMIE SARL , 80 Rue de Luzais BP 701 38297 Saint Quentin Fallavier France, , France

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

SILVER FERN CHEMICAL

Silver Fern Chemical, 2226 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, King, 98109, WA, US, , USA

Silver Fern Chemical, 2226 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, US, , USA

Solvay

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

SOLVAY USA INC, 504 Carnegie Ctr, Princeton, Mercer, 08540, NJ, US, , USA

SOLVAY USA INC, 504 Carnegie Ctr, Princeton, US, , USA

SOLVCHEM

SOLVENTS & CHEMICALS, 4704 Shank Rd., Pearland, Brazoria, 77581, TX, US, , USA

Stahl Holdings

PERMUTHANE DIV OF STAHL USA, 13 Corwin St., Peabody, Essex, 01960, MA, US, , USA

Statoil

CBI, US, , USA

Sumitomo Corporation

Sumitomo Deutschland GmbH, Georg-Glock-Str. 8 40474 Düsseldorf Germany , , Germany

Sumitomo France SAS, 125 Avenue des Champs-Élysées 75008 Paris France , , France

SUPERIOR OIL COMPANY

Superior Oil Company, Inc., 1402 N. Capitol Ave., Indianapolis, Marion, 46202, IN, US, , USA

Taminco

Taminco BVBA, Pantserschipstraat 207 9000 Gent Belgium , , Belgium

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

Toyota Motor Corporation

TOYOTA INDUSTRIES COMPRESSOR PARTS AMERICA, CO., 500 Valentine Industrial Pkwy, Pendergrass, Jackson, 30567, GA, US, , USA

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

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL CORP, 239 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, Nassau, 11021-3301, NY, US, , USA

WEGO CHEMICAL & MINERAL CORP, 239 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, US, , USA

Zeon Chemicals

Zeon Europe GmbH, Hansaallee 249 40459 Düsseldorf NRW Germany , , Germany

Zeon Europe GmbH, Hansaallee 249 40549 Düsseldorf NRW Germany , , Germany

Source: ECHA