Cadmium sulphide (EC 215-147-8)
Cadmium substances > Identification of uses

Generic Exposure Scenarios

  1. Cadmium sulphide production
  2. Forrmulation step general
  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. DU of CdS-containing solid preparations
  8. DU of CdS-containing liquid & pasty preparations

Identified uses

  • Component for production of inorganic Cadmium compounds
  • Laboratory reagent
  • Cadmium production by pyrometallurgy
  • Component for production of organic Cadmium compounds
  • Component for production of Inorganic pigments
  • Additive for production of frits
  • Additive for production of glass
  • Additive in the manufacturing of electronic components
  • Use of CdS-containing catalysts
  • Component for production of PV modules

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).

Document compiling the uses reported in the dossier as of December 2012
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