Butane, 2-methyl-

Substance overview Plus
Name:
Butane, 2-methyl-
CAS Number:
78-78-4
Synonyms:
1,1,2-Trimethylethane, 2-Methylbutane, Isopentane, R601a
Approval number:
HSR001177
Substance description:
 
UN Number:
1265
Hazard Classifications Plus

3.1A, 6.1E (All), 6.1E (O), 6.1E (Oth), 6.3B, 6.4A, 9.1D (All), 9.1D (C)

Hazardous Substance (Hazardous Property Controls) Notice 2017 Plus
Regulation:
HPC Notice Part 4 Clause 47
Description:

Equipment for class 9 substances must be appropriate

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HPC Notice Part 4 Clause 48
Description:

Records of application of class 9 pesticides and plant growth regulators

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HPC Notice Part 2
Description:

Certain substances restricted to workplaces only

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HPC Notice Part 3
Description:

Hazardous substances in a place other than a workplace

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HPC Notice Part 4 Subpart A
Description:

Site and storage controls for class 9 substances

Variation:
 
Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations 2001 Plus
Regulation:
Regs 32 – 45
Description:
Limiting exposure to ecotoxic substances through the setting of EELs
Variation:

Environmental Exposure Limits

This regulation applies as if subclauses (1) and (2) [of regulation 32 of the Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations] were deleted.

Explanation: The requirement to set  environmental exposure limit (EEL) is deleted.  The default EELs given under regulation 32 of the Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations are deleted.

Hazardous Substances (Identification) Regulations 2001 Plus
Regulation:
Regs 6, 32 – 35, 36(1) – (7)
Description:
Identification requirements, accessibility, comprehensibility, clarity and durability
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 9
Description:
Priority identifiers for ecotoxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 11
Description:
Priority identifiers for flammable substances
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Regulation:
Reg 14
Description:
Priority identifiers for toxic substances
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Regulation:
Reg 18
Description:
Secondary identifiers for all hazardous substances
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Regulation:
Reg 20
Description:
Secondary identifiers for ecotoxic substances
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Regulation:
Reg 22
Description:
Secondary identifiers for flammable substances
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Regulation:
Reg 25
Description:
Secondary identifiers for toxic substances
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Regulation:
Regs 29 – 31
Description:
Additional information requirements, including situations where substances are in multiple packaging
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Regs 37, 39, 47 – 50
Description:
General documentation requirements
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Regulation:
Reg 41
Description:
Specific documentation requirements for ecotoxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 43
Description:
Specific documentation requirements for flammable substances
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Regulation:
Reg 46
Description:
Specific documentation requirements for toxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 53
Description:
Advertising corrosive and toxic substances
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Hazardous Substances (Packaging) Regulations 2001 Plus
Regulation:
Regs 5, 6, 7(1), 8
Description:
General packaging requirements
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 9
Description:
Criteria that allow substances to be packaged to a standard not meeting Packing Group I, II or III criteria
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 11
Description:
Packaging requirements for flammable liquids
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 19
Description:
Packaging requirements for toxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Schedule 1
Description:
Packaging requirements equivalent to UN Packing Group I
Variation:
 
Hazardous Substances (Disposal) Regulations 2001 Plus
Regulation:
Reg 6
Description:
Disposal requirements for flammable substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 8
Description:
Disposal requirements for toxic and corrosive substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 9
Description:
Disposal requirements for ecotoxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 10
Description:
Disposal requirements for packages
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 11
Description:
Information requirements for manufacturers, importers and suppliers
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 13
Description:
Documentation requirements for manufacturers, importers and suppliers
Variation:
 
Hazardous Substances (Emergency Management) Regulations 2001 Plus
Regulation:
Regs 6, 9 – 11
Description:
Level 1 information requirements for suppliers
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 8(e)
Description:
Information requirements for toxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 8(f)
Description:
Information requirements for ecotoxic substances
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Regs 12, 13, 15, 16, 18 – 20
Description:
Level 2 information requirements for suppliers
Variation:
 
Regulation:
Reg 17
Description:
Additional information requirements for flammable and oxidising substances and organic peroxides
Variation:
 
HSNO Additional controls Plus
Regulation:
77A
Description:
A use restriction is applied to this substance.
Variation:

No person may use this substance described as a pesticide or a veterinary medicine.

However, this substance may be used in the formulation of a pesticide or a veterinary medicine.

For the purpose of this control—

(a)     pesticide includes, but is not limited to, a product intended for use as an acaricide, antifouling paint, avicide, fumigant, fungicide, insecticide, herbicide, miticide, molluscicide, piscicide, timber treatment preservative or vertebrate toxic agent

(b)     veterinary medicine has the same meaning given to it in the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997.

HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 2 Labelling, signage, safety data sheets and packaging Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 2.1 - 2.4
Description:

Workplace labelling of hazardous substance containers

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 2.5 - 2.10
Description:

Signage

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 2.11
Description:

Safety data sheets

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 2.12 - 2.14
Description:

Packaging

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 3 General duties relating to risk management Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 3.1
Description:

Inventory

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 3.2-3.3
Description:

Managing risks associated with hazardous substances

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 4 Certified handlers and supervision and training of workers Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 4.5 - 4.6
Description:

Information, instruction, training and supervision

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 5 Emergency Management Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 5.2-5.5
Description:

Fire extinguishers

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 5.6-5.13
Description:

Emergency response plans

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 8 Class 1 to 5 substances Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 8.1-8.2
Description:

Compliance certification

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 8.3-8.4
Description:

Requirements for public transportation of class 1 to 5 substances

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 10 Class 2, 3, and 4 substances Plus
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.3
Description:

General controls on class 2, 3, and 4 substances

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.4
Description:

Substances that must be secured

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.5
Description:

Requirement to segregate class 2, 3, and 4 substances

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.6-10.7
Description:

Duty of PCBU to establish a hazardous area

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.8 -10.20
Description:

Requirements to prevent unintended ignition of class 2.1.1, 2.1.2 and 3.1 substances

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.26
Description:

Duty of PCBU to establish hazardous substance location

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.30 - 10.33
Description:

Secondary containment for class 3 and 4 pooling substances

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.34-10.35
Description:

Requirement to have compliance certificate if class 2.1.1, 2.1.2, or 3.1 substance present at hazardous substance location

Variation:
 
Regulation:
HSW Reg 10.37
Description:

Requirement for transit depot

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 11 Unintended ignition of class 2 and 3.1 substances Plus
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 13 Class 6 and 8 substances Plus
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 16 Tank wagons and transportable containers Plus
Regulation:
HSW Part 16
Description:

Requirements for tank wagons and transportable containers

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 17 Stationary container systems Plus
Regulation:
HSW Part 17
Description:

Stationary Container Systems

Variation:
 
HSW (Hazardous Substance) Regulations Part 19 Tracking hazardous substances Plus
Regulation:
HSW Part 19
Description:

Tracking hazardous substances

Variation: