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Administrative data

Endpoint:
flammability
Remarks:
Pyrophoric liquids/solids (migrated from section 'Flammability')
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)

Data source

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

Materials and methods

Test guidelineopen allclose all
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.10 (Flammability (Solids))
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.12 (Flammability (Contact with Water))
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.13 (Pyrophoric Properties of Solids and Liquids)
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. certificate)

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Pyrophoric solids
Test procedure:
ignition time on contact with air
Remarks:
Ignition on contact with air refers to either Pyrophoric solids or Pyrophoric liquids depending on physical state (migrated information).
Remarks on result:
no ignition on contact with air (not further specified)
Remarks:
corresponding to 'no' in migrated source record.
Pyrophoric liquids
Test procedure:
ignition time on contact with air
Remarks:
Ignition on contact with air refers to either Pyrophoric solids or Pyrophoric liquids depending on physical state (migrated information).
Remarks on result:
no ignition on contact with air (not further specified)
Remarks:
corresponding to 'no' in migrated source record.

Any other information on results incl. tables

Preliminary tests:

The test item was melted producing a dark beige liquid that became black with time. This liquid ignited in contact with the flame of the gas burner but this ignition did not last (few sparklings were observed). White/greyish smoke was produced followed by black smoke.

Main test:

According to the results obtained during the preliminary test, no main test was performed.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Interpretation of results:
other: not highly flammable.
Conclusions:
The test item was not considered as highly flammable under experimental conditions.