Almatis and REACh – Frequently Asked Questions

Has Almatis registered its substances covered by REACH?
Yes, all Almatis substances covered by REACH have been registered, including Aluminium Oxide, Spinel, and Bonite (calcium hexaluminate). The list of registration codes is available at this link.
Why is Calcium Aluminate Cement (cement clinker) not registered?
Calcium Aluminate Cement (cement clinker) is exempt from registration.
What classifications are relevant to Almatis substances?
Almatis substances are not classified, they are bio-inert, not hazardous, non-irritating, non-toxic, and not harmful to the environment.
What Use Descriptors are included in the Almatis REACh registration?
Almatis products are used in many applications, the current Use Descriptors are available at these links:
Aluminium oxide
Spinel
Bonite (calcium hexaluminate)
Is the notification of Almatis substances complete according to the Classification, Labeling, and Packaging (CLP) regulations?
Yes, all Almatis substances covered by REACh have been notified according to CLP with the registration dossier. Calcium aluminate cement (cement clinker) is exempt from notification.
Do Almatis products contain Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC)?
The vast majority of the Almatis products do not contain Substances of Very High Concern, classification and labeling is not required for these products. A limited number of products contain SVHCs, however, the SVHC concentration in these products is below the classification and labeling limit. Therefore, classification and labeling are not required for these products.
Are Almatis Safety Data Sheets according to the Classification, Labeling, and Packaging (CLP) regulations available?
Almatis Safety Data Sheets with the required information according to the CLP regulations are available at this link.
Have Almatis suppliers registered (or pre-registered) their substances covered by REACH?
All Almatis raw material suppliers have been contacted and confirmed that the substances they supply Almatis have been, or will be, registered by the applicable deadline based on their tonnage band.
How can I obtain additional information about Almatis and its REACh program?
Questions and information requests should be sent to your regular Almatis contact or email to info@almatis.com.