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Ethylene glycol dibenzoate (EGDB) is a solid as per the melting point (70 oC) and visual inspection.

The boiling point of EGDB (CAS 94-49-5) is 365°C.

The relative density (D420) of EGDB is 1.3408.

The product form is mainly flakes, a fraction of 5.2% is < 100 μm. From the whole product 0.48% is < 10 μm and 0.22% is < 5 μm.

The calculated vapour pressure of EGDB at 25°C is 5.6 * 10-6 Pa.

The measured log Kow of EGDB is 3.75.

The water solubility of EGDB has been determined to be 2.3 x 10 -3 g/L of solution at 20.0 oC.

EGDB is not-flammable, not pyrophoric, does not react with water to emit flammable gases and is not self-heating.

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