Cadmium chloride (EC 233-296-7)
Cadmium substances > Identification of uses

Generic Exposure Scenarios

  1. Cadmium chloride manufacturing
  2. Formulation step
  3. Manufacturing of other cadmium compounds
  4. Laboratory reagent
  5. As component for solid blends & matrices
  6. As component for production of dispersions, pastes and other viscous matrices
  7. Downstream use of CdCl2-containing solid preparation
  8. Downstream use of CdCl2-containing liquid & pasty preparations

Identified Uses

  • Component for production of inorganic Cadmium compounds
  • Electro-galvanizing
  • Electroplating
  • Chemical reagent
  • Component for production of organic Cadmium compounds
  • Solar cells (photovoltaic applications)

If your use is not in the list, please contact us to report it.
The list of uses with descriptors of use can be dowloaded from the link below. However, they appear as they were discussed and potentially updated in the "old" IUCLID format. In the new 5.4 IUCLID, entries would have to be revised (compatibility of ERCs in the different sections).


Cadmium chloride list of uses documented in the CSR as of December 2012
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