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Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
From 11 feb 2010 to 11 mar 2010
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: GLP study, conducted according to standardised guideline.
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. QA statement)
Type of method:
closed cup
Flash point:
95 °C
Atm. press.:
1 013 hPa

Results:

Preliminary test

Atmospheric pressure: About 96.3 kPa

Relative humidity: About 25% of saturated air

Tested temperature range: Between 70.0 and100.0 °C(corrected values)

 

           The flash point was observed between 90.0 and95.0 °C(corrected values).

 

Main test

Atmospheric pressure: About 96.3kPa

Relative humidity: About25% of saturated air

  

Observed temperature

(°C)

Temperature (°C)

(Setaflash correction)

Corrected temperature

(°C)to Patm

Flash observation

88.5

88.9

90.0

No

89.5

89.9

91.0

No

90.5

90.9

92.0

No

91.5

91.9

93.0

No

92.5

92.9

94.0

No

93.5

93.9

95.0

Yes

 

 

Interpretation of results:
GHS criteria not met
Conclusions:
The flash point of the test item was (corrected value): 95.0 ± 0.5 °C.
Executive summary:

In a study (Defitraces, 2010), the flash point of Guetol was evaluated according to the A9 method, with the closed cup system.

The flash point of the test item was (corrected value) 95.0 ± 0.5 °C at 1013 hPa.

Description of key information

The flash point of the test item was 95.0 ± 0.5 °C at 1013 hPa.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
95 °C

Additional information

In a study (Defitraces, 2010), the flash point of Guetol was evaluated according to the A9 method, with the closed cup sysytem.

The flash point of the test item was (corrected value) 95.0 ± 0.5 °C at 1013 hPa.