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Endpoint:
pyrophoric liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
test procedure in accordance with national standard methods
Justification for type of information:
Experimental test result performed using standard test guidelines
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
other: as mention below
Principles of method if other than guideline:
It is how easily substance can burn or ignite, causing fire or combustion by brief contact with an ignition source (such as a burning match)
GLP compliance:
no
Key result
Test procedure:
ignition time on contact with air
Remarks:
Ignition on contact with air refers to either Pyrophoric solids or Pyrophoric liquids depending on physical state.
Remarks on result:
no ignition on contact with air (not further specified)
Remarks:
test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it.
Interpretation of results:
other: non-flammable.
Conclusions:
From the experimental values of flammability, test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it. Thus it can be concluded that test chemical is flammable only at high temperature of about 950 degC. However since such high temperatures are not found under normal circumstances of transportation and use, test chemical was considered non-flammable.
Executive summary:

From the experimental values of flammability, test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it. Thus it can be concluded that test chemical is flammable only at high temperature of about 950 degC. However since such high temperatures are not found under normal circumstances of transportation and use, test chemical was considered non-flammable.

Description of key information

From the experimental values of flammability, test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it. Thus it can be concluded that test chemical is flammable only at high temperature of about 950 degC. However since such high temperatures are not found under normal circumstances of transportation and use, test chemical was considered non-flammable.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flammability:
not classified

Additional information

From the experimental values of flammability, test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it. Thus it can be concluded that test chemical is flammable only at high temperature of about 950 degC. However since such high temperatures are not found under normal circumstances of transportation and use, test chemical was considered non-flammable.

Justification for classification or non-classification

From the experimental values of flammability, test chemical ignited when the flame of bunsen burner having temperature of 950 degC was brought in contact with it. Thus it can be concluded that test chemical is flammable only at high temperature of about 950 degC. However since such high temperatures are not found under normal circumstances of transportation and use, test chemical was considered non-flammable.