1 Priority Existing Chemicals Program Candidate List of Chemicals(as of 30 June 2006)

 

Chemical

CAS No

Various Azo dyes

Various

Alkyl-phenol ethoxylates

Various

Nonylphenol ethoxylate

9016-45-9

Nonylphenol ethoxylate blend

63496-57-1

Octylphenol ethoxylate

9036-19-5

Beryllium and compounds

7440-41-7 (Elemental beryllium)

1,3-Butadiene

106-99-0

Bismuth Oxychloride

7787-59-9

t-butyl alcohol

75-65-0

Carbon Disulphide

75-15-0

N,N - Dimethylformamide

68-12-2

Epichlorohydrin

106-89-8

Ethylene Oxide

75-21-8

Di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate

103-23-1

Hydroquinone

123-31-9

Isocyanates

2,4-MDI

5873-54-1

2,6-TDI

91-08-7

4,4MDI

101-68-8

Polymethylene polyphenylene isocyanate

9016-87-9

Isopropyl alcohol

67-63-0

Mercury Compounds

Various

Methyl ethyl ketone peroxide

1338-23-4

Methyl Ethyl Ketone

78-93-3

Methyl methacrylate

80-62-6

Methyl tert butyl ether

1634-04-4

Methylene chloride

75-09-2

N-methyl pyrrolidone

872-50-4

Naphthalene

91-20-3

Peracetic Acid

79-21-0

Phenolphthalein

77-09-8

Polyvinyl acetate

9003-20-7

Sodium hydroxide

1310-73-2

Sodium hypochlorite

7681-52-9

Styrene

100-42-5

1,1,1,2, Tetrafluoroethane

811-97-2

Tetrafluoroethylene

116-14-3

Toluene

108-88-3

Triethanolamine

102-71-6

Triethylene tetramine

112-24-3

Xylene mixed isomers

1330-20-7

o Xylene

95-47-6

p Xylene

106-42-3

M - xylene

108-38-3

 

Standby List (as at 30 June 2006)

 

Chemical

CAS No

Chromium VI compounds

Various

Zinc chromate

13530-65-9

1-Napthalenamine

134-32-7

1-Napthalenamine, N-phenyl

90-30-2

2-Naphthalenamine

91-59-8

2-Naphthalenamine, N-phenyl

135-88-6

Tricresol phosphate

1330-78-5

Nickel

7440-02-0

Nickel oxide

1313-99-1

Nickel sulphate

7786-81-4

2. Performance statistics for Priority Existing Chemical and Secondary Notification Assessments

 

Jul Sep 05

Oct-Dec 05

Jan-Mar 06

Apr-Jun 06

New Declarations in quarter

1

0

26

0

Number under review/review published

12/0

8/2

34/0

34/0

Data gathering phase

3

0

9

9

Assessment phase

6

7

24

24

Uses

0

0

0

2

Hazard assessment completed

0

1

2

0

Exposure assessment completed

0

0

0

3

Risk assessment/current controls completed

0

0

0

2

Environment report completed by DEH

0

2

0

0

Recommendations/final draft report completed

0

0

0

2

Consultation (corrections/variations) / and number within statutory deadline

3/3

1/1

0

2/2

Under Appeal

0

1

1

1

Publication phase

0

0

0

0

Total Number published / and number within statutory deadline)

0

4/4

0

0

No. PEC Safety Info Sheets published

0

0

0

0

Screening and other assessments

New assessments commenced in quarter

1

3

1

2

Number under review

1

3

1

2

Assessment phase

- 1 st assessment module completed

1

3

1

2

- Recommendations/module completed

1

2

1

2

No. of reports released for comments

1

0

0

0

Total number published / completed

1

3

1

2

Data call-ins

1

0

3

0

3. List of all existing chemicals under review in 2005-2006

Chemical (by assessment category)

CAS No

Status

Secondary Notifications

Infineum C9385

Not assigned

Completed

HFE-7100

Not assigned

Completed

Priority Existing Chemicals

Sodium cyanide

143-33-9

Formaldehyde

50-00-0

Under Appeal

Triclosan

3380-34-5

Pentabromodiphenyl ether

32534-81-9

Octabromodiphenyl ether

32536-52-0

Decabromodiphenyl ether

1163-19-5

Hexbromocyclododecane

25637-99-4

Tetrabromobisphenol A

79-94-7

Octabromobiphenyl

27858-07-7

Completed

Decabromobiphenyl

13654-09-6

Completed

Lead compounds used in surface coatings and inks

Lead monoxide

1317-36-8

Lead chromate

7758-97-6

Lead sulfate

7446-14-2

Lead molybdate

10190-55-3

Lead sulfo-chromate

1344-37-2

Lead chromate molybdate sulfate red

12656-85-8

Lead chromate oxide

18454-12-1

Lead octanoate

7319-86-0

Lead 2-ethylhexanoate

301-08-6

Lead oxide

1314-41-6

Lead nitrate

10099-74-8

Lead naphthenate

61790-14-5

Lead peroxide

1309-60-0

Lead carbonate (white lead)

1319-46-6

Lead chrome 1244

unknown

Phthalates in Toys and Cosmetics

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester

117-81-7

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diisodecyl ester

26761-40-0, 68515-49-1

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, dimethyl ester

131-11-3

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diisononyl ester

28553-12-0, 68515-48-0

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, dibutyl ester

84-74-2

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, butyl phenylmethyl ester

85-68-7

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, dioctyl ester

117-84-0

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diethyl ester

84-66-2

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, bis(2-methoxyethyl) ester

117-82-8

Screening Assessments

Beryllium and compounds

Completed

Hazard Assessments: Phthalates Group

Diallyl phthalate

131-17-9

Dicyclohexyl phthalate

84-61-7

Diisobutyl phthalate

84-69-5

Di-C6-10-phthalate

68515-51-5

Di-C7-9-phthalate

68515-41-3

Di-C9-11-phthalate

68515-43-5

Diisoheptyl phthalate

41451-28-9

71888-89-6

Diisohexyl phthalate

68515-50-4

71850-09-4

Diisooctyl phthalate

27554-26-3

Ditridecyl phthalate

119-06-2

Diisoundecyl phthlate

85507-79-5

Dimethyl terephthalate

120-61-6

Di-n-hexyl phthalate

84-75-3

Dinonyl phthalate

84-76-4

Diisotridecyl phthalate

27253-26-5

68515-47-9

Diundecyl phthalate

3648-20-2

Chemicals Reviewed for other agencies

Attorney-Generals Department

Completed

38 chemicals

Office of the Australian Safety and Compensation Council

Completed

Benzene

71-43-2

HCFC-123

306-83-2

Beryllium and compounds

National Drugs and Poisons Scheduling Committee

Completed

4 chemicals

Tasmanian Department of Health and Human Services

Completed

1 chemical

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Completed

Di(ethylhexyl) phthalate in Medical Devices

Chemicals Subject to Regulatory Action Under IC(NA) Act

Tetraethyl lead

78-00-2

Tetramethyl lead

75-74-1

Chemical s Subject to Post-Assessment Activity

Hydrofluoric Acid

7664-39-3

Completed

Reviews completed for International Bodies

OECD SIDS Program

Completed

Xylenesulfonic acid, sodium salt

1300-72-7

Toluenesulfonic acid, sodium salt

12068-03-0

Xylenesulfonic acid, ammonium salt

26447-10-9

Cumenesulfonic acid, sodium salt

32073-22-6

Ar-Cumenesulfonic acid, sodium salt

28348-53-0

Cumenesulfonic acid, ammonium salt

37475-88-0

4. List of chemical assessments in publication phase, published or otherwise completed under the Existing Chemicals Program 2005-06

Chemical

CAS No

Priority Existing Chemicals

Octabromobiphenyl

32536-52-0

Decabromobiphenyl

13654-09-6

Secondary assessment of Infineum C9350

Not assigned

Secondary assessment of HFE-7100

Not assigned

Screening and Other Assessments

Beryllium

7440-41-7

Five (5) assessments completed for the NDPSC

Various

One (1) hazard assessment completed for the Tasmanian Dept of Health and Human Services

Not assigned

Hydrotrope surfactants

1300-72-7

12068-03-0

26447-10-9

28348-53-0

32073-22-6

37475-88-0