Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
oxidising 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.17 (Oxidising Properties (Solids))
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
yes

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
solid: particulate/powder

Study design

Contact with:
powdered cellulose
Duration of test (contact time):
1 min

Results and discussion

Test results (Oxidising solids)open allclose all
Key result
Sample tested:
test mixture as specified
Remarks:
Sample/ cellulose mixtures containing 10-90% by weight of sample
Parameter:
burning time of reaction over a distance of 200 mm
Remarks on result:
mixture does not ignite and burn
Sample tested:
reference mixture as specified
Remarks:
60:40% barium nitrate-to-cellulose ratio
Parameter:
burning time of reaction over a distance of 200 mm
Result:
1.79 mm/s

Any other information on results incl. tables

The barium nitrate/ cellulose mixtures burnt at a maximum rate of 1.79 mm/s with the mixture containing 60% barium nitrate.

None of the test substance/ cellulose mixtures burnt for the full 200 mm.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Interpretation of results:
GHS criteria not met
Conclusions:
Under the conditions of this test, Simazine (technical) is not considered to have oxidising properties.