Germany AwSV List of published WGK classifications updated

On 10 December 2018, the German Ordinance on Facilities Handling Substances That Are Hazardous to Water (AwSV) List of published water hazard class (WGK) classifications was updated. The following substances were newly assigned a WGK:

  • N-Acetyl-L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • N-acetyl-DL-methionine WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Chlorhexidine dihydrochloride WGK 3 (highly hazardous to water)
  • Cinchonidine WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Cinchonidine hydrochloride WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Cinchonine WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Cinchonine hydrochloride WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Dihydroquinine hydrobromide WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Hydroquinidine hydrochloride WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • L-Lysine, mixt. with docosahexaenoic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid WGK 2 (obviously hazardous to water)
  • Quinidine gluconate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine benzoate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine dihydrochloride WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine formate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine gluconate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine hydrogen sulphate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine sulfate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine sulfate dihydrate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)
  • Quinine monohydrate WGK 1 (slightly hazardous to water)

Yorda’s Hive, 11 December 2018 ; https://www.yordasgroup.com/hive/news