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Endpoint:
boiling point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
2009-12-16
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Test procedure in accordance with national standard methods (ASTM)
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
other: ASTM E 737-76
Deviations:
not specified
GLP compliance:
no
Type of method:
differential scanning calorimetry
Boiling pt.:
289 °C
Atm. press.:
ca. 101 kPa
Decomposition:
no

Calibration:

Calibration date: 2009 -10 -27

Melting point Indium (theory): 156.6 °C

Melting point Indium (experimental);: 156.6 °C

Measurement:

Boiling point: 288.67 °C / 289.06 °C (repeat detemination)

Melting point average: 288.9 °C

Conclusions:
Boiling point of Octylphenol: 289 °C at atmospheric pressure, no decomposition was reported.
Executive summary:

Octylphenol was determined according ASTM E-737 -76 using differential scanning calorimetry. The boiling point was determined to be 289 °C at atmospheric pressure.

Description of key information

Octylphenol was determined according ASTM E-737 -76 using differential scanning calorimetry. The boiling point was determined to be 289 °C at atmospheric pressure.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Boiling point at 101 325 Pa:
289 °C

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