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flash point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
test procedure in accordance with national standard methods
Not GLP.
according to guideline
ISO No., other: ASTM D. 593-52; DIN 51755
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
closed cup
Flash point:
97 °C
Atm. press.:
1 013 hPa
Remarks on result:
other: (standard atmospheric pressure assumed, no data)

In a second test according to ASTM D. 92-52 (open cup) a flash point of 102 °C was found.

In a valid guideline study the flash point (closed cup) was 97 °C.
Executive summary:

In a valid guideline study the flash point (closed cup) was 97 °C.

Description of key information

The flash point of 2-ethylhexyl methacrylate is reported to be 97 °C (Arkema, 1971).

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
97 °C

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