Domain Chemical legislation , REACH

Definition Substance that is manufactured for and consumed in or used for chemical processing in order to be transformed into another substance.
Definition Ref. Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, amending and repealing Directives 67/548/EEC and 1999/45/EC, and amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, 32008R1272/EN
Related documents More information in Guidance on intermediates


Term Ref. Corrigendum to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006, Article 3(15), 32006R1907R(01)/EN
Term Note Three types of intermediates are defined in Article 3 of the REACH Regulation: non-isolated intermediate; on-site isolated intermediate; and transported isolated intermediate.
Context Intermediates are a class of substances for which specific provisions have been laid down under REACH for reasons of workability and because of their special nature (recital 41).
Context Ref. Guidance on intermediates, December 2010,