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Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
The study was conducted between 23 June 2015 and 24 June 2015
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
guideline study
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
Deviations:
no
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Not applicable
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. certificate)
Type of method:
closed cup
Flash point apparatus:
Setaflash apparatus
Dynamic viscosity of test material:
No data
Key result
Flash point:
104 °C
Atm. press.:
101.5 kPa

Results of the flash point determination are shown in the following table.

  

Temperature (ºC)

Observations

21.0

No flash.

26.0

No flash.

31.0

No flash.

36.0

No flash.

41.0

No flash.

46.0

No flash.

51.0

No flash.

56.0

No flash.

61.0

No flash.

66.0

No flash.

71.0

No flash.

71.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

76.0

No flash.

81.0

No flash.

86.0

No flash.

91.0

No flash.

96.0

No flash.

Temperature (ºC)

Observations

101.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

106.0

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

106.0 (fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

101.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

102.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

103.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

104.0 (fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

104.0 (fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

102.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

 

Atmospheric pressure: 101.5 kPa

Corrected flash point: 103.96 ºC

Interpretation of results:
GHS criteria not met
Conclusions:
The flash point of the test item has been determined to be 104°C +/- 2°C.
Executive summary:

Flash Point.104 ± 2 °C, using a closed cup equilibrium method designed to be compatible with Method A9 Flash Point of Commission Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 of 30 May 2008.

Description of key information

The flash point was found to be 104 ± 2 °C.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
104 °C

Additional information

The flash point was determined using a closed cup equilibrium method designed to be compatible with Method A9 Flash Point of Commission Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 of 30 May 2008.