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Administrative data

Endpoint:
melting point/freezing point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
17 December 2008
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study was performed according to an industry accepted ASTM guideline.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
other company data
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2008
Report Date:
2008

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
other: ASTM 97-09 Standard Test Method for Pour Point of Petroleum Products
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
no
Remarks:
The company is ISO 9001/2000 Certified which requires annual audits to demonstrate ability to provide products meeting customer & regulatory requirements and documentation of analytical procedures, maintenance & calibration of equipment.
Type of method:
pour point

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Melting / freezing point
Melting / freezing pt.:
-6 °C
Remarks on result:
other: The melting point was not determined because the substance is a viscous liquid at 20 C and 1013 hPa. The pour point is -6 deg. C

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The test substance is a viscous liquid with a pour point of -6 degrees C.
Executive summary:

The melting point of the test substance was not determined because its physical state at 20 C and 1013 hPa is a viscous liquid. The test substance has a pour point of - 6 degrees C, as determined by the ASTM D97 procedure