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Canada | The proposed order adding benzophenone to Schedule 1 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (including follow-up activities for 2-methoxypropyl acetate) and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 was published

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This substance was identified for action under the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP).

Summary of publications
CAS RNCommon nameDSL nameProposed order and RIASPublic comments on the draft screening assessmentFinal screening assessmentProposed risk management approachConclusion on section 64 criteriaFollow-up activities
119-61-9BenzophenoneMethanone, diphenyl-HTMLHTMLHTMLHTMLMeets one or more of the criteriaRefer to proposed risk management approach

Note : Benzophenone is used as an ultraviolet curing agent, flavour ingredient, fragrance enhancer and perfume fixative, and as an additive for plastics, coatings and adhesive formulations. Benzophenone is also used as a screen to prevent ultraviolet light-induced damage to cosmetics (source:



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