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Endpoint:
flash point, other
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
comparable to guideline study
Justification for type of information:
Experimental test result performed using standard OECD test guidelines.
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
ISO 2719 (Determination of flash point - Pensky-Martens closed cup method)
Principles of method if other than guideline:
The flash point of test substance was determined according to guideline OECD 103, via closed cup method using Pensky Martin’s Flash Point Apparatus.
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
closed cup
Flash point apparatus:
Pensky-Martens apparatus
Key result
Flash point:
120 °C
Atm. press.:
977.8 hPa
Remarks on result:
other: by closed cup method

TEST DESCRIPTION AND RESULT

Method Details

Observations

Remarks if, any

Guideline

OECD 103

 

 

Method

Closed cup method using Pensky Martin’s Flash Point Apparatus

 

 

Principle of Flash point test

The flash point of a flammable liquid is the lowest temperature at which there will be enough flammable vapor to ignite when an ignition source is applied.

 

 

Type of method

·    Closed cup

 

 

Flash point apparatus

·    Abel’s flash pt apparatus

·    Pensky – Martin’s flash point apparatus

Pensky – Martin’s flash point apparatus

 

Volume of chemical used

ml

15 ml

 

Ignition source

Gas lighter/flame

Gas lighter

 

Atmospheric pressure

hPa

977.8 hPa

 

Flash point (RESULT)

°C

120 °C

 

Interpretation of results:
other: non flammable
Conclusions:
The flash point of test substance was determined to be 120°C at 977.8 hPa.
Executive summary:

The flash point determination of test substance was done. The method is closed cup method using Pensky Martin’s Flash Point Apparatus. The flashpoint of the test substance was found to be 120°C at 977.8 hPa.

Description of key information

The flash point determination of test substance was done. The method is closed cup method using Pensky Martin’s Flash Point Apparatus. The flashpoint of the test substance was found to be 120°C at 977.8 hPa.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
120 °C

Additional information

The flash point determination of test substance was done. The method is closed cup method using Pensky Martin’s Flash Point Apparatus. The flashpoint of the test substance was found to be 120°C at 977.8 hPa.