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Physical & Chemical properties

Additional physico-chemical information

Administrative data

Endpoint:
additional physico-chemical information
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study according to international accepted guideline but not GLP compliant.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2005
Report Date:
2005

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
other: VDI 2263 Part 1 and MSZ 21885-24:1989
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
no
Endpoint investigated:
minimum ignition energy

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
solid: crystalline
Details on test material:
Test item: 2,3-DICHLOROBENZOIC ACID (CAS No.: 50-45-3)
Physical state: Solid, crystalline powder
Colour: White
Storage: 15-30°C, protected from moisture

Results and discussion

Results:
The test substance (2,3-dichlorobenzoic acid) can not be ignited by a spark energy of 10J at 100, 300, 400 g/m3 concentrations.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The minimum ignition energy of 2,3-dichlorobenzoic acid (CAS: 50-45-3) is more than 10J.
The investigated substance has: Low spark sensitivity.