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Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Study period:
june 2010
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: GLP laboratory, no guideline
Reason / purpose for cross-reference:
reference to same study
Qualifier:
no guideline available
Principles of method if other than guideline:
The appearance/state of matter of the sample was descirbed as part of a study on irritating properties
Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
solid
Form:
powder
Colour:
black
Odour:
other: not reported
Substance type:
element
Conclusions:
Activated carbon is a black solid powder at standard temperature/pressure.
Executive summary:

According to the sample description in an eye irritation study by Mallaun (2010), activated carbon is a black solid powder at standard temperature/pressure.

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
other: Material Safety Data Sheet
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Reliability:
4 (not assignable)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Product description from material safety data sheet.
Reason / purpose for cross-reference:
reference to same study
Qualifier:
no guideline available
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Product description.
GLP compliance:
no
Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
solid
Form:
other: granules
Form:
powder
Form:
other: cloth
Colour:
Black or dark grey
Odour:
odourless
Substance type:
element
Conclusions:
Activated Carbon -Low Density Skeleton (AC - LDS) consists of a black odourless powder or black odourless granules at room temperature.
Executive summary:

According to the MSDS by Norit Nederland BV, Activated Carbon -Low Density Skeleton (AC - LDS) consists of a black odourless powder or black odourless granules at room temperature.

Description of key information

Activated carbon is a black or dark grey solid, in powder or non powdered form, without odour. Non powdered forms such as pellets, granules, cloth.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
solid

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