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Geranium Oil Chinese  is a clear liquid according to the analytical data from owner company.

 

The freezing/ melting point of Geranium Oil Chinese was determined to be <-20°C according to OECD TG 102 using the Differential Scanning Calorimetry method.

 

The boiling point of Geranium Oil Chinese is 224.1°C at atmospheric pressure (101325 Pa) determined in study equivalent to method OECD TG 103 (Antoine equation instead of Clapeyron - Clausius equation).

 

The relative density of Geranium Oil Chinese was determined to be 0.8831 at 20°C in a study equivalent to OECD TG 109 using the oscillating densitometer method.

 

The vapour pressure of Geranium Oil Chinese was investigated using the Transpiration method equivalent to OECD TG 104, gas saturation method. The vapour pressure of the substance was found to be 39.3 Pa at 24°C.

 

The partition coefficient of Geranium Oil Chinese has been determined as log P = 3.5-3.9 at 25°C in a study equivalent to OECD Guideline 117 (HPLC Method).

 

The water solubility of Geranium Oil Chinese was determined to be 607.1 mg/l at 24°C using a study equivalent to OECD TG 105 (Water solubility) using the shake flask method.

 

The Flash Point of Geranium Oil Chinese is 196°C using the closed cup method study equivalent to EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point).

 

Geranium oil has an auto-ignition temperature of 240ºC according to the guideline EU method A.15 and DIN 51794.

 

The viscosity of Geranium Oil Chinese is 4.3 cPoise at 25°C in a study according to the OECD TG 114 using the rotational viscometer method.

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