Slags, lead-zinc smelting

CAS Number
Slags, lead-zinc smelting
SIN Groups
Lead 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
2013 February
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 1A
Acute Tox. 4 *
Acute Tox. 4 *
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H373 **
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
100000 - 1000000 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 13: Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products, e.g. plasters, cement
SU 14: Manufacture of basic metals, including alloys
SU 19: Building and construction work
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 20: Products such as ph-regulators, flocculants, precipitants, neutralisation agents
PC 9b: Fillers, putties, plasters, modelling clay
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 4: Stone, plaster, cement, glass and ceramic 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 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 3: Formulation in materials
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)
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
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 22: Potentially closed processing operations with minerals/metals at elevated temperature. Industrial setting
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 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 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

Befesa Zinc Aser S.A.U., Ctra. Bilbao-Plencia 21 48950 Asúa-Erandio Viscaya Spain , , Spain

Befesa Zinc Duisburg GmbH, Richard-Seiffert-Straße 1 47249 Duisburg Germany , , Germany

Befesa Zinc Freiberg GmbH, Alfred-Lange-Straße 10 09599 Freiberg Germany , , Germany


Recytech S.A., 43, Route de Noyelles 62740 Fouquieres Les Lens France , , France


HUTMEN S.A., Grabiszyńska 241 53-234 Wrocław Dolny Śląsk Poland , , Poland

KCM 2000 Group

KCM S.A., Assenovgradsko shosse 4009 Plovdiv Bulgaria , , Bulgaria


Pontenossa Spa, via Prealpina Orobica 60 24028 Ponte Nossa (BG) Italy , , Italy


Portovesme s.r.l., S.P. n. 2 Carbonia-Portoscuso km 16.5 09010 Portoscuso Carbonia-Iglesias Italy , , Italy

Recylex Group

Recytech S.A., 43, Route de Noyelles 62740 Fouquieres Les Lens France , , France

ZGH Grupa Boleslaw

Huta Cynku Miasteczko Śląskie S.A., Hutnicza 17 42-610 Miasteczko Śląskie Poland , , Poland

Source: ECHA