CAS Number
SIN Groups
Nitro 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
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration, Intermediate registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Carc. 1B
Muta. 1B
Repr. 2
Acute Tox. 4 *
Aquatic Chronic 2

Chemical information

2-Nitrotoluol; 2-nitrotolueno; 2-nitrotoluène
EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H361f ***
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10 - 100 tonnes per annum
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
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 19: Intermediate
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
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)
ERC 6b: Industrial use of reactive processing aids
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
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 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

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

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

BASF Schwarzheide GmbH, Schipkauer Str. 1 01987 Schwarzheide Brandenburg Germany , , Germany

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


Lanxess Deutschland GmbH, Kennedyplatz 1 50569 Köln Germany , , Germany

Lanxess Deutschland GmbH , Kennedyplatz 1 50569 Köln Germany, , Germany

Service Provider

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB, Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden , , Sweden

Sustainability Support Services (Europe) AB , Markaskälsvägen 6 22647 Lund Sweden, , Sweden

Source: ECHA