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Physico-chemical properties were determined experimentally. The substance is liquid at ambient temperature, with low volatility. In water, it is moderately soluble, with no surface-active properties anticipated.

It is not classified as hazardous with regard to physical hazards.

Summary of relevant physico-chemical properties:




Colourless liquid.

Freezing point

< -20°C

No further testing is required.

Boiling point

271°C at 97.9 kPa

Relative density


Vapour pressure

3.47 Pa at 25°C

Log Kow

3.60 and 3.77 for isomer (5SR) and (5RS) respectively

Water solubility

89.5 mg/L for isomer 1 (5RS)

290.9 mg/L for isomer 2 (5SR) at 20°C

Considered as moderately soluble.

Surface tension

Low potential for surface active properties (based on chemical structure and non-intended use).


Not flammable (Flash Point = 121°C).

AIT = 310°C

No flammable properties expected if contact with air or water (based on chemical structure and experience).

Explosive properties

No potential for neither explosive nor self-reactive properties (based on chemical structure).

Oxidising properties

No potential for oxidising properties (based on chemical structure).