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Administrative data

Endpoint:
auto-flammability
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
m-(meta)Nitrotoluene
Author:
Hommel G
Year:
1997
Bibliographic source:
in: Handbuch der Gefährlichen Güter. Springer Verlag, Berlin, Merkblatt 361a

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
secondary peer reviewed source, valid collection of data
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
3-nitrotoluene
EC Number:
202-728-6
EC Name:
3-nitrotoluene
Cas Number:
99-08-1
Molecular formula:
C7H7NO2
IUPAC Name:
1-methyl-3-nitrobenzene
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): m-(meta)Nitrotoluene, 3-Nitrotoluene
- Analytical purity: no data

Results and discussion

Auto-ignition temperature (liquids / gases)
Auto-ignition temperature:
450 °C
Remarks on result:
other:
Relative self-ignition temperature (solids)
Relative self-ignition temperature:
450 °C
Remarks on result:
other:

Any other information on results incl. tables

The value is assumed to be taken under normal atmospheric conditions.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Executive summary:

Auto-ignition temperature for 3-nitrotoluene is 450 °C (Hommel, 1997).

The value is assumed to be taken under normal atmospheric conditions.