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Administrative data

Endpoint:
melting point/freezing point
Type of information:
other: handbook
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: see 'Remark'
Remarks:
The data is provided by well-know and widely accepted reference books, some being also mentioned in table R.7.1.-2 of chapter R 7.1.1.2 of the Guidance on information requirements and chemical safety assessment. As such the data is considered as useful in a weight of evidence approach.

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
No information
Author:
Verschueren K
Year:
1983
Bibliographic source:
Handbook of environmental data on organic chemicals; Van Nostrand Reinhold, NY, 2d edition.
Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
OECD SIDS 1,1,2-trichloroethane
Author:
UNEP
Year:
2000
Bibliographic source:
UNEP Publications, Tokyo
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
No information
Author:
Kirk-Othmer
Year:
1985
Bibliographic source:
Encyclopedia of chemical technology, 3rd edition, vol. 21; NY: John Wiley and Sons, 377-401
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
No information
Year:
1989
Bibliographic source:
Merck Index, llth edition; Merck & co., Inc., USA
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Organic Solvents: Physical properties and methods of purification.
Author:
Riddick JA
Year:
1986
Bibliographic source:
Techniques of chemistry; 4th ed., NY: Wiley-Interscience.
Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
No information
Author:
Campbell (encyclopedia)
Year:
1985
Bibliographic source:
Ullmann's encyclopedia of industrial chemistry 5th completely revised edition, vol. A4: Benzyl alcohol to calcium sulfate. Publ. VCH, New York.

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
Method not mentioned
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
Name of the test substance (as cited in the test report) : 1,1,2-trichloroethane.

Results and discussion

Melting / freezing point
Melting / freezing pt.:
-36 °C
Atm. press.:
ca. 1 atm

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The melting point is reported to be -36°C.
Executive summary:

The melting point is reported to be -36°C, which is consistent with the physical state of the substance, i.e. liquid at ambiant temperature.