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Administrative data

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. 7th ed. (2008). NY, NY: John Wiley & Sons; Chlorinated Hydrocarbons.
Author:
Rossberg M et al
Year:
2008
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary
Author:
Lewis RJ (ed)
Year:
2001
Bibliographic source:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. New York. 14th edition

Materials and methods

GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Hexachloroethane
EC Number:
200-666-4
EC Name:
Hexachloroethane
Cas Number:
67-72-1
Molecular formula:
C2Cl6
IUPAC Name:
hexachloroethane
Test material form:
solid: crystalline

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
solid
Remarks:
Crystals
Form / colour / odour
Form:
solid: crystalline
Colour:
Colorless
Odour:
other: Camphor-like odor
Substance type:
organic

Any other information on results incl. tables

Crystal structure: rhombic <46 °C; triclinic 46-71 °C; Cubic >71 °C

Applicant's summary and conclusion