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Solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility

Administrative data

Endpoint:
solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
other information
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data from peer-reviewed handbook or collection of data

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Nitrotoluene
Author:
Merck Index
Year:
2006
Bibliographic source:
The Merck Index. 14th. Ed. (electronic release). Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, USA.
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Nitrobenzene and Nitrotoluenes
Author:
Dugal M
Year:
2005
Bibliographic source:
Kirk-Othmer Enyclopedia of Chemical Technology. Volume 17. John Wiley & Sons, New York.
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Physical constants of organic compounds
Author:
Lide DR
Year:
2002
Bibliographic source:
Lide DR (ed.) CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (82nd), Boca Raton, London, New York, Washington D.C.

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
secondary peer-reviewed source, valid collection of data
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
3-nitrotoluene
EC Number:
202-728-6
EC Name:
3-nitrotoluene
Cas Number:
99-08-1
Molecular formula:
C7H7NO2
IUPAC Name:
1-methyl-3-nitrobenzene
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): 3-Nitrotoluene (Merck Index), m-Nitrotoluene (Kirk Othmer); Benzene, 1-methyl-3-nitro- (Lide)
- Analytical purity: no data

Results and discussion

Solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility
Medium:
other: Organic Solvents

Any other information on results incl. tables

Miscible with alcohol and ether. Sol in benzene (Merck Index) 
Soluble in most organic solvents, eg, ethanol, benzene, and diethyl ether (Kirk Othmer)

Applicant's summary and conclusion