Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across from supporting substance (structural analogue or surrogate)
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Cited reference regarded as reliable by OECD.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Hazardous Substances Databank
Author:
US National Library of Medicine
Year:
2009
Bibliographic source:
http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?HSDB

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline required
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Handbook source that cites references for all data
GLP compliance:
no
Remarks:
Handbook source

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
2-(2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol
EC Number:
203-962-1
EC Name:
2-(2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol
Cas Number:
112-35-6
Molecular formula:
C7H16O4
IUPAC Name:
2-[2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethoxy]ethanol
Details on test material:
no data. Handbook source

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
liquid
Form / colour / odour
Form:
not specified
Colour:
colourless
Odour:
other: No specific data available. The low volatility of this substance indicates that any odour will be faint.
Substance type:
organic

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
A reliable handbook source indicated that the the substance is colourless liquid.
Executive summary:

A reliable handbook source indicated that the the a major component of the substance is colourless liquid. This can be considered as typical of the other similar components of this substance that consists of a homologous series of differing molecular weight due to varying numbers of ethylene oxide monomer units.