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Reference
Endpoint:
explosiveness
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: data is from authoritative database
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to guideline
Guideline:
other: as mentioned below
Principles of method if other than guideline:
To determine the explosive limits of Octyl acetate
GLP compliance:
not specified
Parameter:
other: More sensitive to shock than m-dinitrobenzene
Remarks:
migrated information
Remarks on result:
other: no data
Parameter:
other: More sensitive to friction than m-dinitrobenzene
Remarks:
migrated information
Remarks on result:
other: no data
Parameter:
other: Explosive under influence of flame
Remarks:
migrated information
Remarks on result:
other: no data
Parameter:
other: Explosive (not specified)
Remarks:
migrated information
Remarks on result:
not measured/tested

Lower explosion limit:

ca. 0.8 vol.%, ca. 57 g/m³

Vapours may form explosive mixtures with air when the substance is heated above its flash point.

Interpretation of results:
non explosive
Remarks:
Migrated information
Conclusions:
The explosive limits for octyl acetate are as follows: Lower explosion limit: ca. 0.8 vol.%, ca. 57 g/m³
Executive summary:

A study was performed to determine the explosive limits of Octyl acetate.

The explosive limits for octyl acetate are as follows: Lower explosion limit: ca. 0.8 vol.%, ca. 57 g/m³

Description of key information

A study was performed to determine the explosive limits of Octyl acetate.

The explosive limits for octyl acetate are as follows: Lower explosion limit: ca. 0.8 vol.%, ca. 57 g/m³

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Explosiveness:
non explosive

Additional information

A study was performed to determine the explosive limits of Octyl acetate.

The explosive limits for octyl acetate are as follows: Lower explosion limit: ca. 0.8 vol.%, ca. 57 g/m³

Justification for classification or non-classification