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Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
other: Handbook Reference
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: see 'Remark'
Remarks:
Sourced from established published handbook; study expected to have been conducted in compliance with agreed protocols with no or minor deviations from standard test guidelines and/or minor methodological deficiences, which do not affect the quality of the relevant results.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Fifteenth Edition
Author:
Richard J. Lewis, Sr.
Year:
2007
Bibliographic source:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken, NJ

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
other: no data available

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Diisobutyl phthalate
EC Number:
201-553-2
EC Name:
Diisobutyl phthalate
Cas Number:
84-69-5
Molecular formula:
C16H22O4
IUPAC Name:
diisobutyl phthalate

Results and discussion

Flash point
Flash point:
> 196 °C
Remarks on result:
other: 385 F

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Diisobutyl phthalate is combustible
Executive summary:

The flashpoint is reported as >190 degrees C.