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PC54 avoidance of chemicals of concern table 2

ID PC54_table2
Type Tables
Shared by Batya Metalitz

Substance

Allowed Concentration

Halogenated organic compounds including:
•     Chlorinated polyethylene (CPE)
•     Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC)
•     Chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE)
•     Polychloroprene (CR or chloroprene rubber, also brand name Neoprene)
•     Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
•     Fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP)

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

 

Brominated or halogenated flame retardants (BFRs and HFRs) containing bromine, chlorine, or fluorine including:
•     PBDEs (polybrominated diphenyl ether), including Deca-BDE (Decabromodiphenyl ether)
•     Tetrabromobisphenol-A (TBBPA)
•     Hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD)  
•     Tris(2-chloroisopropyl) phosphate (TCPP)
•     Tris(2-chloroethyl)phosphate (TCEP)
•     Dechlorane Plus 0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Phthalates including:
•     - Butyl Benzyl Phthalate (BBP)
•     -Di(2-Ethylhexyl)Phthalate (DEHP)
•     - Di-N-Octyl Phthalate (DNOP)
•     - Di-N-Pentyl Phthalate (DNPP)
•     - Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP)
•     - Diisobutyl Phthalate (DIBP)
•     - Diisodecyl Phthalate (DIDP)
•     - Diisononyl Phthalate (DINP)
•     - Di-N-Hexylphthalate (DNHP)

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Benzidine Dyes

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Bisphenol A

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Short-chain chlorinated paraffins

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI)

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

Chemicals known to cause reproductive toxicity listed in California’s Proposition 65

0.01% by mass (100 ppm)

For projects outside the U.S.: Additionally avoid chemicals listed as toxic for reproduction on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) substances of very high concern (SVHC) Candidate List

Under levels that would trigger notification.

1From the EPA’s Chemical Action Plans (US Environmental Protection Agency, Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Existing Chemicals Program (US EPA PPT) http://www.epa.gov/oppt/existingchemicals/) Specific listing from California Prop 65 (California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) list of Chemicals Known to the State to Cause Cancer or Reproductive Toxicity, Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (Proposition 65) http://www.oehha.ca.gov/prop65/prop65_list/Newlist.html)

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