Germany AwSV List of published WGK classifications updated

On 27 August 2018, the German Ordinance on Facilities Handling Substances That Are Hazardous to Water (AwSV) List of published water hazard class (WGK) classifications was updated. 4 substances were newly assigned a WGK:

  • Dilithium sebacate – WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Ethanol, 2,2’-iminobis-, N-(C16-18 and C18-unsatd. alkyl) derivs. – WGK 3 (highly hazardous to water)
  • Ethyldiisopropylamine – WGK 2 (obviously hazardous to water)
  • Pentacalcium hydroxide tris(orthophosphate) – WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)

Yorda’s Hive, 29 August 2018 ; https://www.yordasgroup.com/hive/news