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Administrative data

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: The result was obtained by review of boiling and melting point data.

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Chemical Rubber Company Atlas of Spectral Data and Physical Constants for Organic Compounds, 2nd edition.
Author:
Grasselli, J.G. and Ritchey, W.M.
Year:
1975
Bibliographic source:
CRC Press, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Cited in BiblioLine - www.nisc.com
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Handbook of Fine Chemicals
Author:
Aldrich Chemical Co
Year:
1986
Bibliographic source:
Milwaukee, WI, Catalog

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
The result was obtained by review of boiling and melting point data.
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Tetramethylsilane
EC Number:
200-899-1
EC Name:
Tetramethylsilane
Cas Number:
75-76-3
Molecular formula:
C4H12Si
IUPAC Name:
tetramethylsilane

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
liquid

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The substance is reported as a liquid at 20°C and 1013 hPa by review of melting point (-102°C) and boiling point (27°C) data. However, the substance is used at higher temperatures, in the vapour phase.