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Based on its physical chemical properties, Citronella oil (Cymbopogon winterianus) is not classified as hazardous according to the criteria of Regulation 1272/2008/EC (CLP).

The substance is a liquid at room temperature.

The melting point of the substance is < -20°C.

The substance starts to boil at 92°C.

The substance has a relative density of 0.8844 at 20°C.

The vapour pressure of the substance is 22.14 Pa at 25°C.

The log Kow range for the constituents ranges from 2.73 to 7.04. The log Kow is >= 4 for 22.81% of the composition.

The range of water solubilities for the known constituents of the substance was estimated to be 0.05 - 1767 mg/l at 25°C.

The flashpoint of the substance is 78°C.

The auto-ignition temperature of the substance is 240 °C at an atmospheric pressure from 1002.3 to 1003.5 hPa.