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Endpoint:
melting point/freezing point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
2010
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Done in accordance with standard testing method however not under GLP.
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
other: ASTM - 2386
Principles of method if other than guideline:
This test method covers the determination of the temperature below which solid hydrocarbon crystals may form
GLP compliance:
no
Type of method:
other: ASTM D2887-04a
Key result
Melting / freezing pt.:
-70 °C
Atm. press.:
1 atm
Conclusions:
The reported melting point is -70°C.
Executive summary:

The reported melting point of isohexadecane is -70°C (company data).

Description of key information

The reported melting/pour point of isohexadecane is -70°C (company data).

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Melting / freezing point at 101 325 Pa:
-70 °C

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