EFCTC: Safety Aspects of HCFC-142b ( 1-chloro-1,1-difluoroethane )

The substance has been assessed at SIAM 12.
Recommendation: “The chemical is currently of low priority for further work as it is subject to withdrawal under international activity (Montreal Protocol)”. Both the SIAP document and the full SIDS dossier have been published .

The ECHA/JRC online tracking system provides detailed information about HPV and LPV chemicals in the EU. For priority list chemicals, it tells how far in the assessment process a substance has progressed including an overview of the conclusions reached, statistics and testing requirements.

See also: http://www.oecd.org/topicdocumentlistbydate/0,3756,en_2649_37407_1_1_1_3_37407,00.html