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Candidate Chemicals List

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The Candidate Chemicals List provides an inventory of chemicals that DTSC’s SCP program must use to identify the chemical in a product-chemical combination (Priority Product). Candidate Chemicals exhibit a hazard trait and are on an authoritative lists.

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What is the Candidate Chemicals List?

What is the Candidate Chemicals List?

How Will the Candidate Chemicals List Change Over Time?

How Will the Candidate Chemicals List Change Over Time?

 

Based on existing authoritative lists, DTSC established a list of Candidate Chemicals the SCP program must use to identify the chemical in a product-chemical combination...

 

The Candidate Chemicals list changes when there are changes in the authoritative lists. DTSC  reviews and updates the informational list quarterly to reflect such changes...

Contents of the Informational List

Contents of the Informational List

Authoritative Lists

Authoritative Lists

 

The informational Candidate Chemicals list specifies: Chemical name; Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number (CAS RN); The chemical's group name, if applicable...

 

The Candidate Chemicals List is compiled from 23 "authoritative lists" identified in the Safer Consumer Products Regulations (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 22, § 69502.2,...

Candidate Chemical Terms

Candidate Chemical Terms

Candidate Chemicals List FAQs

Candidate Chemicals List FAQs

 

View a list of frequently used Candidate Chemical terms and their definitions...

 

View frequently asked questions (FAQs) about DTSC's Candidate Chemicals List...