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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter RPart 721Subpart E → §721.11130

Title 40: Protection of Environment
Subpart E—Significant New Uses for Specific Chemical Substances

§721.11130   Carboxylic acids, C6-18 and C5-15-di-, polymers with diethylene glycol, glycerol, sorbitol and terephthalic acid.

(a) Chemical substance and significant new uses subject to reporting. (1) The chemical substance identified as carboxylic acids, C6-18 and C5-15-di-, polymers with diethylene glycol, glycerol, sorbitol and terephthalic acid (PMN P-16-593, CAS No. 1967778-37-5) is subject to reporting under this section for the significant new uses described in paragraph (a)(2) of this section. The requirements of this section do not apply to quantities of the substance after they have been reacted (cured).

(2) The significant new uses are:

(i) Protection in the workplace. Requirements as specified in §721.63(a)(1), (a)(2)(i) and (iii), (a)(3) (when determining which persons are reasonably likely to be exposed as required for §721.63(a)(1), engineering control measures (e.g., enclosure or confinement of operation, general and local ventilation) or administrative control measures (e.g., workplace policies and procedures) shall be considered and implemented to prevent exposure, where feasible), (b) (concentration set at 1.0%), and (c).

(ii) Hazard communication. Requirements as specified in §721.72(a) through (e) (concentration set at 1.0%), (f), (g)(1)(ii), (irritation), (g)(2)(i) through (iii) and (v), and (g)(5). Alternative hazard and warning statements that meet the criteria of the Globally Harmonized System and OSHA Hazard Communication Standard may be used.

(iii) Industrial, commercial, and consumer activities. Requirements as specified in §721.80(k) (aromatic polyester polyol for rigid foam). It is a significant new use to manufacture, process, or use the chemical substance to result in inhalation exposure to a vapor, mist or aerosol.

(b) Specific requirements. The provisions of subpart A of this part apply to this section except as modified by this paragraph.

(1) Recordkeeping. Recordkeeping requirements as specified in §721.125(a) through (i) are applicable to manufacturers and processors of this substance.

(2) Limitations or revocation of certain notification requirements. The provisions of §721.185 apply to this section.

[84 FR 55063, Oct. 15, 2019]

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