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Flash point

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flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
Last updated 2016 May 23
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
test procedure in accordance with national standard methods with acceptable restrictions
Justification for type of information:
Specification data long held by the manufacturer. Practical handling experience has not resulted in the questioning of the accuracy of this data.
equivalent or similar to guideline
ASTM D93 (Standard test methods for flash point by pensky-martens closed cup tester)
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Pensky-Martens or Tag closed cup
GLP compliance:
Type of method:
closed cup
Flash point apparatus:
Pensky-Martens apparatus
Dynamic viscosity of test material:
no data
Key result
Flash point:
163 °C
Atm. press.:
101.3 kPa
Remarks on result:
other: assume standard atmospheric pressure
Interpretation of results:
GHS criteria not met
The test substance was observed to have a flash point of 163 ˚C by Pensky-Martens closed-cup method.

Description of key information

163 ˚C

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
163 °C

Additional information

Pensky-Martens closed-cup method