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Description of key information

The flashpoint of the substance is 72.0 °C at 1013.25 hPa.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
72 °C

Additional information

Based on a BASF GLP guideline study according to EU A.9 a flash point of 72°C is regarded to be reliabele for pyruvaldehyd.

There are also two BASF guideline studies availablle which reported that the substnace has no flash point up to 65°C respectively up to 70°C at ambient pressure.