Substance Identity
CAS Number 37488-75-8
Chemical Name Potassium sulfide
Type of substance Inorganic
SMILES n/a
Moiety of concern SO4-2
Categorization Results

Meets Government of Canada Categorization Criteria? No
Meets Human Health Categorization Criteria? No
Meets Environmental Criteria for Categorization? No
Persistent (P)? Yes
Bioaccumulative (B)? Not Determined
Inherently Toxic to Aquatic Organisms (iT)? No
DSL Quantity range (tonnes/year) 0 to 1T

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Underlying data regarding persistence

Media of concern leading to Categorization Not Applicable
Experimental Biodegradation half-life (days) Not Available
Comment (persistency) P by default (metal)

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LPE/IPE/GPE Lowest Potential for Exposure (HC Simple Exposure Tool)

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