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Melting point / freezing point

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Administrative data

Endpoint:
melting point/freezing point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: peer reviewed data base

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
The Merck Index - Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs and Biologicals
Author:
Budavari, S. (ed.).
Year:
1989
Bibliographic source:
Rahway, NJ: Merck and Co., Inc., 1989., p. 895 as cited in HSDB 27 Sept 2007

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Guideline:
other: no data
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
other: no data

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): Maleic acid
- Analytical purity: pure

Results and discussion

Melting / freezing point
Melting / freezing pt.:
130 - 131 °C
Decomposition:
yes
Decomp. temp.:
135 °C

Any other information on results incl. tables

crystals from alcohol

Applicant's summary and conclusion