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auto-ignition temperature (liquids)
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
11 December 2019 - 19 December 2019
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
test procedure in accordance with national standard methods
according to guideline
EU Method A.15 (Auto-Ignition Temperature (Liquids and Gases))
Version / remarks:
EU Regulation (EC) 440/2008 A.15
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. QA statement)
Specific details on test material used for the study:
Test Item Name: Glycerol Formates
Key result
Auto-ignition temperature:
395 °C
Atm. press.:
99.2 kPa

No cool flames were observed. Ignition produced an orange flame.

The autoignition temperature is reported as 395 °C at 99.2 kPa.
Executive summary:

The autoignition temperature of Glyceryl Mono & Di-Formates Acid according to EU method A.15 is reported as 395 °C at 99.2 kPa.

Description of key information

The autoignition temperature of the registered substance is concluded to be 395 °C at 99.2 kPa.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Autoflammability / Self-ignition temperature at 101 325 Pa:
395 °C

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