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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)

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Ketones
Author:
H. Siegel, M. Eggersdorfer
Bibliographic source:
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim

Materials and methods

GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
liquid
Form / colour / odour
Colour:
colourless
Odour:
other: mild ketone-like
Substance type:
organic

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone (diisobutyl ketone) is a colorless liquid with a mild ketone-like odor.
Executive summary:

2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone (diisobutyl ketone) is a colorless liquid with a mild ketone-like odor.