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Administrative data

Endpoint:
melting point/freezing point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: peer-reviewed handbook data

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
CRC Handbook of chemistry and physics. 84th Edition 2003-2004.
Author:
Lide DR (ed,)
Year:
2004
Bibliographic source:
CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York, Washington DC, p. 3-470, 16-26, and 16-45

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
peer reviewed handbook data; method not reported
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
other: peer-reviewed handbook data (method not reported)

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
(epoxyethyl)benzene
EC Number:
202-476-7
EC Name:
(epoxyethyl)benzene
Cas Number:
96-09-3
Molecular formula:
C8H8O
IUPAC Name:
2-phenyloxirane

Results and discussion

Melting / freezing point
Melting / freezing pt.:
-35.6 °C

Any other information on results incl. tables

In the peer-reviewed handbook, the melting point of styrene oxide is reported to be -35.6°C.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Styrene oxide has a melting point of -35.6°C.
Executive summary:

In the peer-reviewed handbook, the melting point of styrene oxide is reported to be -35.6°C.