Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
relative self-ignition temperature (solids)
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
26 October 1993 - 16 March 1994
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
guideline study

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1994
Report Date:
1994

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.16 (Relative Self-Ignition Temperature for Solids)
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
yes

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
solid: particulate/powder
Specific details on test material used for the study:
SOURCE OF TEST MATERIAL
- Test material: Simazine (technical)
- Appearance: White powder
- Batch No.of test material: 381 ref 765
- Expiration date of the batch: Two years from date of manufacture
- Purity: 97.8%

STABILITY AND STORAGE CONDITIONS OF TEST MATERIAL
- Storage condition of test material: In the dark at 4°C

Results and discussion

Relative self-ignition temperature (solids)
Key result
Remarks on result:
no self ignition observed under the test conditions

Any other information on results incl. tables

The oven and sample temperatures both rose steadily up to a temperature of 450°C indicating that the test substance was not self-ignitable.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Simazine (technical) does not self-ignite under the conditions of the test.