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Boiling point

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Administrative data

Endpoint:
boiling point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Reference
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.

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
secondary peer reviewed source, valid collection of data
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
other: no data

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): m-Nitrotoluene
- Analytical purity: no data

Results and discussion

Boiling pointopen allclose all
Boiling pt.:
231.9 °C
Atm. press.:
101.3 kPa
Boiling pt.:
156.9 °C
Atm. press.:
13.3 kPa
Boiling pt.:
50.2 °C
Atm. press.:
0.13 kPa

Any other information on results incl. tables

no further information

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Executive summary:

The following values are reported for the boiling point of 3 -nitrotoluene: 231.9 °C at 101 kPa,

156.9 °C at 13.3 kPa, and 50.2 °C at 0.13 kPa (Dugal, 2005).