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Hydrolysis

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Hydrolysis is not considered as a relevant degradation pathway.

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No experimental result tetraesters from esterification of pentaerythritol with pentanoic, heptanoic and isononanoic acids (former CAS 68424-30-6) is available.However, in accordance with column 2 of Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 Annex VIII the hydrolysis testing is not required as the substance is readily biodegradable.