carcinogens-mutagens-dir-2004-37

Carc and Muta Directive, Annex I - Substances, Mixtures & Processes

EU. Substances, Mixtures, Related Processes: Annex I & Art. 2, Dir 2004/37/EC (CMRD), as amended by Dir (EU) 2022/431, 16 March 2022

This list contains a non-exhaustive inventory of substances based on Art. 2 carcinogen, mutagen and reprotoxin (CMR) definitions and Annex I of the Carcinogens, Mutagens and Reprotoxins Directive (CMRD). Category 1A and 1B CMRs are derived from the CLP Regulation's Table 3 of Annex VI (1272/2008/EC). Employers are obligated to minimize worker exposure to these agents as far as possible, and must arrange for medical surveillance of workers exposed to these substances.

Substance Description
Distillate from the fractional distillation of coal tar of bituminous coal, with boiling range of 240 °C to 400 °C (464 °F to 752 °F). Composed primarily of tri-and polynuclear hydrocarbons and heterocyclic compounds.