ECHA | 56th Meeting of the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC-56) | 19 March 2021 | Minutes



The Minutes of the 56th Meeting of the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC-56) includes the following scientific topics for discussion:

6. Request under Article 77(3)(c)

1) Request to review Microplastics - infill material and 'inorganic polymers'

2) Classification for environmental toxicity of lead

7. Health based exposure limits at the workplace

a) Opinion development

(*) Asbestos – first draft opinion

b) Adoption of opinions

(*) Cadmium and its inorganic compounds – final draft opinion

8. Harmonised classification and labelling (CLH)

8.1 CLH dossiers

A. Substances with hazard classes for agreement by A-listing following the usual scrutiny but without plenary debate

- Ethyl acrylate: acute dermal toxicity

- Methyl acrylate: acute dermal toxicity, acute inhalation toxicity

- Allyl methacrylate: acute dermal toxicity, acute inhalation toxicity

- TODI: mutagenicity, respiratory sensitisation, skin sensitisation

- Foramsulfuron (ISO): physical hazards (explosives, flammable solids, selfreactive substances, pyrophoric solids, self-heating substances, substances which in contact with water emit flammable gases, oxidising solids, corrosive to metals), acute toxicity via all routes, skin corrosion/irritation, serious eye damage/eye irritation, skin sensitisation, germ cell mutagenicity, reproductive toxicity, STOT SE, STOT RE, aspiration hazard, acute aquatic hazards, chronic aquatic hazards, hazardous to the ozone layer

- Mepiquat chloride (ISO): acute toxicity via all routes, skin sensitisation, carcinogenicity

- Transfluthrin (ISO): acute oral toxicity, skin irritation, acute aquatic hazards, chronic aquatic hazards

- Benfluralin (ISO): acute toxicity via all routes, skin corrosion/irritation, serious eye damage/eye irritation, skin sensitisation, STOT RE, germ cell mutagenicity

B. Substances with hazard classes for agreement in plenary session

1) Ethyl acrylate (EC: 205-438-8; CAS: 140-88-5)

2) Methyl acrylate (EC: 202-500-6; CAS: 96-33-3)

3) Allyl methacrylate (EC: 202-473-0; CAS: 96-05-9)

4) 4,4'-[2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl)diphenol'="">ethylidene]diphenol; diphenol'="">ethylidene]diphenol'="">bisphenol AF (EC: 216-036-7; CAS: 1478-61-1)

5) Benzyl(diethylamino)diphenylphosphonium 4-[1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoro- 2-(4- hydroxyphenyl)propan-2-yl]phenolate (EC: 479-100-5; CAS: 577705-90-9)

6) Benzyltriphenylphosphonium, salt with 4,4'-[2,2,2-trifluoro-1- (trifluoromethyl)ethylidene]bis[phenol] (1:1) (EC: 278-305-5; CAS: 75768-65-9)

7) Reaction mass of 4,4'-[2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl)diphenol'="">ethylidene]diphenol and benzyl(diethylamino)diphenylphosphonium 4-[1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoro-2-(4- hydroxyphenyl)propan-2-yl]phenolate (1:1) (EC: -; CAS: -)

8) Reaction mass of 4,4'-[2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl)diphenol'="">ethylidene]diphenol and benzyltriphenylphosphonium, salt with 4,4'-[2,2,2-trifluoro-1- (trifluoromethyl)diphenol'="">ethylidene]bis[phenol] (1:1) (EC: -; CAS: -)

9) TODI (EC: 202-112-7; CAS: 91-97-4)

10) Cinnamaldehyde (EC: 203-213-9 and 604-377-8; CAS: 104-55-2 and 14371-10- 9)

11) Foramsulfuron (ISO) (EC: -; CAS: 173159-57-4)

12) Mepiquat chloride (ISO) (EC: 246-147-6; CAS: 24307-26-4)

13) Transfluthrin (ISO) (EC: 405-060-5; CAS: 118712-89-3)

14) Benfluralin (ISO) (EC: 217-465-2; CAS: 1861-40-1) (HH only; ENV done at RAC-55)

15) Methyl methacrylate (EC: 201-297-1; CAS: 80-62-6)

Link to the  Minutes of the 56th Meeting of the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC-56)


                   

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