Decision tool – Work out if your introduction is low risk for human health
This decision tool is related to step 4.2 of the process to categorise your chemical introduction.
Optional: If you’d like to save or print your completed decision tool for your own records, click on ‘Chemical identity’ before Question 1 and enter your chemical’s name or CAS number. Note that a copy of a completed decision tool is not sufficient to meet your record-keeping obligations. To save as a PDF, select the print option in your browser and choose ‘Save as PDF’ or ‘Microsoft Print to PDF’. For Safari users, click 'File' and 'Export to PDF'.
Who should use this?
This decision tool will help you determine if your introduction is low risk for human health because there is an international assessment or evaluation on the chemical. There are 1‐2 questions depending on your circumstances. This tool refers to the Industrial Chemicals Categorisation Guidelines and Industrial Chemicals General Rules.
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What you need to know
Does your introduction meet the criteria to be internationally assessed for human health.