ECHA | Candidate List updated with two chemicals that are toxic for reproduction

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The two substances are used in products, such as inks or toners and to produce plastics and rubber tyres. They were added to the Candidate List as they are toxic for reproduction and therefore, may adversely affect sexual function and fertility, and cause developmental toxicity in offspring.

#Substance nameEC numberCAS numberReason for inclusionExamples of use(s)
1bis(2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethyl) ether205-594-7143-24-8

Toxic for reproduction
(Article 57 (c)) 

Solvent/extraction agent.
2Dioctyltin dilaurate, stannane, dioctyl-, bis(coco acyloxy) derivs., and any other stannane, dioctyl-, bis(fatty acyloxy) derivs. wherein C12 is the predominant carbon number of the fatty acyloxy moiety--

Toxic for reproduction
(Article 57 (c)) 

Not registered under REACH as a group of substances. However, one of the three group members (Dioctyltin dilaurate) is registered.

The mono-constituent form of the substance (dioctyltin dilaurate) is used as an additive in the production of plastics and rubber tyres.



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