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Description of key information

The flashpoint of dimethyl sulphide is <-30°C at 1013.3 hPa. This is supported by a value of -49°C.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
-30 °C

Additional information

Dornhagen (2010) is a GLP-compliant study following EC 440/2008 A.9 guidelines. The study is considered reliable and suitable for use for this endpoint.

This is supported by a value from the WHO IPCS International Chemical Safety Cards (WHO,1999). No information on the primary source of these data or the methods used is available. However, this information is taken from an internationally peer-reviewed chemical safety card and can be considered reliable and suitable for use as the key study for this endpoint.