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Physical & Chemical properties

Solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility

Administrative data

Endpoint:
solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1975

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
No information provided
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Test material form:
not specified

Results and discussion

Test substance stable:
not determined

Any other information on results incl. tables

Monuron is sparingly soluble in petroleum oils and polar organic solvents such as acetone (Martin, 1971). Monuron is moderately soluble in methanol, ethanol and acetone. It is practically insoluble in hydrocarbon solvents (Merck, 1968).

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Monuron is moderately soluble in methanol, ethanol and acetone. It is practically insoluble in hydrocarbon solvents.
Executive summary:

Monuron is sparingly soluble in petroleum oils and polar organic solvents such as acetone (Martin, 1971). Monuron is moderately soluble in methanol, ethanol and acetone. It is practically insoluble in hydrocarbon solvents (Merck, 1968).

Since this information is obtained form a peer reviewed document from an international accepted authority the result is considered reliable with restrictions for the further assessment.