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Administrative data

Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
Between 18 February 2009 and 27 April 2009.
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study conducted in compliance with agreed protocols, with no or minor deviations from standard test guidelines and/or minor methodological deficiencies, which do not affect the quality of the relevant results.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2009
Report date:
2009

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. QA statement)
Remarks:
Date of GLP inspection: 19/08/2008 Date of Signature on GLP certificate: 04/03/2009
Type of method:
equilibrium method closed cup

Test material

Constituent 1
Details on test material:
Sponsor's identification : Eldew APS-307
Description : Pale yellow waxy solid block
Batch number : 809114
Date received : 22 December 2008
Storage conditions : room temperature in the dark
Stability under test conditions: The test material is stable under the conditions used in the determination.

Results and discussion

Flash point
Flash point:
ca. 255 °C
Atm. press.:
102.57 kPa

Any other information on results incl. tables

Results:

Temperature (ºC)

Observations

18.0

No flash

23.0

No flash

28.0

No flash

33.0

No flash

38.0

No flash

43.0

No flash

48.0

No flash

53.0

No flash

58.0

No flash

63.0

No flash

68.0

No flash

68.0(fresh sample)

No flash

73.0

No flash

78.0

No flash

83.0

No flash

88.0

No flash

93.0

No flash

98.0

No flash

103.0(fresh sample)

No flash

108.0

No flash

113.0

No flash

118.0

No flash

123.0

No flash

128.0

No flash

133.0

No flash

138.0

No flash

143.0

No flash

148.0

No flash

153.0

No flash

153.0(fresh sample)

No flash

158.0

No flash

163.0

No flash

168.0

No flash

173.0

No flash

178.0

No flash

183.0

No flash

188.0

No flash

193.0

No flash

198.0

No flash

203.0

No flash

203.0 (fresh sample)

No flash

208.0

No flash

213.0

No flash

 218.0  No flash
 223.0  No flash
 228.0   No flash
 233.0   No flash
 238.0   No flash
 243.0   No flash
 248.0  A blue flash spread across the sample cup
 243.0 (fresh sample)   No flash
 244.0   No flash
 245.0   No flash
 246.0   No flash
247.0  No flash
 248.0     A blue flash spread across the sample cup
 248.0(fresh sample)   No flash
 249.0   No flash
 250.0   No flash
 251.0   No flash
 252.0     A blue flash spread across the sample cup
  252.0(fresh sample0   No flash
  253.0    No flash
  254.0    A blue flash spread across the sample cup
  254.0 (fresh sample)   No flash
 255.0    A blue flash spread across the sample cup
 255.0 (fresh sample)   A blue flash spread across the sample cup
255.0 (fresh sample)    A blue flash spread across the sample cup
 253.0 (fresh sample)  No flash
  253.0 (fresh sample)   No flash

Atmospheric pressure      =    102.57kPa
Corrected flash point       =    254.714 °C

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:

The flash point of the test material has been determined to be 255 ± 2°C.
Executive summary:
Method: The flash point was determined using a closed cup equilibrium method, Method A9 Flash Point of Council Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 of 30 May 2008. Results: Atmospheric pressure = 102.57 kPa Corrected flash point = 254.714 °C Conclusion: The flash point of the test material has been determined to be 255 ± 2°C.