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This list of manufactured or imported new industrial chemicals in Australia is published under section 38(5)(d) of the Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989.

List of new manufactured or imported industrial chemicals
Reference numberApplicantChemical or trade nameHazardous substancesIntroduction volume (kg)Use
PLC/1516 [PDF 68 KB]BASF Australia Ltd Polymer in JONCRYL® 2990No< 200 tonnes per annumA component of paints and architectural coatings
LTD/2054 [PDF 125 KB]BASF Australia LtdPolymer in EFKA® PX 4780No< 60 tonnes per annumComponent of industrial and automotive coatings
PLC/1522 [PDF 91 KB]Nagase Singapore Pte LtdAlkyl methacrylate and alkyl acrylate co-polymerNo≤ 5 tonnes per annumPlastic additive
LTD/2061 [PDF 182 KB]BASF Australia LtdPolymer in Dispex® HIDE CX 4540ND< 100 tonnes per annumA component of water based industrial and architectural coatings
STD/1660 [PDF 463 KB]Schulke Australia Pty Ltd1-Octanamine, N,N’-(1, 10-decanediyldi-1(4H)-pyridinyl-4-ylidene)bis-, hydrochloride (1:2) (INCI Name: Octenidine HCl)Yes< 0.4 tonne per annumComponent of cosmetic products
LTD/2060 [PDF 97 KB]Robert Wee & AssociatesRADIASURF 7455ND< 50 tonnes per annumFuel additive 
PLC/1523 [PDF 69 KB]Allnex Resins Australia Pty LtdPolymer in Setalux 1251 XX-60No< 220 tonnes per annumComponent of industrial coatings
PLC/1523 [PDF 69 KB]PPG Industries Australia Pty LtdPolymer in Setalux 1251 XX-60No< 220 tonnes per annumComponent of industrial coatings
PLC/1481 [PDF 82 KB]Evonik Australia Pty LtdDynapol L 952No≤ 150 tonnes per annumComponent of industrial coatings and inks

ND: Based on the information available, the notified chemical cannot be classified according to the Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS), as adopted for industrial chemicals in Australia.

Last update 5 February 2019