Diuron (ISO) | Toxic Hazard endpoints for which ECHA is currently inviting third parties to submit Comments

Your substances


This news contains references also to other Substances

Diuron is an existing pesticide active substance approved in accordance Directive 91/414/EEC. The substance was initially discussed and classified in ECBI meeting 22/87 and was further discussed in subsequent ECBI meetings such as ECBI/27/97, ECBI/07/00, ECBI/44/04, ECBI/124/04 and ECBI/55/05.

Regarding health and environmental hazards, diuron (CAS-No. 330-54-1) has a legal classification (regulation (EC) No 1272/2008, translated from Annex I of Dir 67/548/EEC) which includes classification as Acute Toxicity Category 4* (H302), Carcinogenicity Category 2 (H351), Specific target organ toxicityrepeated exposure STOT RE Category 2* (H373**), Aquatic Acute Category 1 (H400) and Aquatic Chronic Category 1 (H410).

Link to the Diuron (ISO) hazard endpoints


Related News