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Reference
Endpoint:
auto-ignition temperature (liquids)
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.
Justification for type of information:
The justification for read across is provided as an attachment in IUCLID Section 13.
Reason / purpose for cross-reference:
read-across: supporting information
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
other: ASTM E659
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Product is placed in a uniformly heated glass flask containing air at a predetermined temperature. Contents are observed in a dark room for 10 min after insertion or until autoignition occurs, evidenced by appearance of flame and a temperature rise.
GLP compliance:
no
Remarks:
Not specified
Key result
Auto-ignition temperature:
400 °C
Atm. press.:
1 atm
Remarks on result:
other:
Conclusions:
The reported self-ignition temperature is 400°C.
Executive summary:

The self-ignition temperature of isohexadecane is reported as 400°C (company data).

Description of key information

This data is being read across from the source study that tested Isohexadecane based on analogue read across. The justification for read across is provided as an attachment in IUCLID Section 13.

The reported self-ignition temperature of isohexadecane is 400°C (company data).

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Autoflammability / Self-ignition temperature at 101 325 Pa:
400 °C

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