Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
other: direct observation
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Weight of evidence based on collection of data.

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB)
Author:
HSDB
Year:
2003
Bibliographic source:
http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?HSDB
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
European Union Risk Assessment Report, CAS No. 67-66-3, EINECS No. 200-663-8, Chloroform, Final Draft
Author:
France
Year:
2007
Bibliographic source:
Ministry for the Protection of Nature and the Environment as well as the Ministry of Employment and Social Affairs in co-operation with the Ministry of Public Health, France
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
The Merck Index
Author:
Merck & Co., Inc
Year:
1976
Bibliographic source:
The Merck Index, An encyclopedia of chemicals and drugs, 9th Edition, 1976, page 272
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Chloroform
Author:
Verschueren K
Year:
2009
Bibliographic source:
Handbook of environmental data on organic chemicals, 5th edition, volume 1, p. 783-784

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
no data
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
no data

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
liquid
Form / colour / odour
Colour:
clear, colourless
Odour:
sweetish
Substance type:
organic

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Chloroform is a volatile and heavy liquid. It is colourless and clear with a pleasant sweet odour.
Executive summary:

Chloroform is a volatile and heavy liquid. It is colourless and clear with a pleasant sweet odour.