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ECHA opens public consultation on nicotine

10:39 AM MDT | April 22, 2015 | Michael Ravenscroft

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a public consultation on a proposal to revise the harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) of nicotine. Pure nicotine is classified as acute toxicity 3* (toxic if swallowed, the minimum classification) and acute toxicity 1 (fatal in contact with the skin), but uncertainties have arisen recently on how to handle mixtures containing the substance, as a consequence of the minimum classification for oral toxicity, according to ECHA. The dossier submitter, the Netherlands, is proposing to change the...

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