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Reference
Endpoint:
flammable solids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.10 (Flammability (Solids))
GLP compliance:
yes
Specific details on test material used for the study:
Name CARMINE LAKE
Batch no. HPFC16006A
Composition Hydrated aluminium chelate of carminic acid (7-beta-D-glucopyranosyl- 3,5,6,8-tetrahydroxy-1-methyl-9,10-dioxo-anthracene-2-carboxylic acid)
CAS No. 1390-65-4
Purity 55% Carmine
Expiry date 12. Apr. 2020
Storage Room Temperature (20 ± 5 °C); Keep away from light
Key result
Test procedure:
burning time over 250 mm for metal powders or metal alloys
Remarks on result:
substance does not ignite and propagate combustion either by burning with flame or smouldering along 200 mm of the powder train within the 2 minutes test period
Interpretation of results:
not classified based on GHS criteria
Conclusions:
The test substance CARMINE LAKE should be considered as not highly flammable (for EU regulations) and non-flammable solid (for UN regulations). No observations were made which might cause doubts concerning the validity of the study outcome.

Description of key information

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flammability:
not classified

Additional information

Justification for classification or non-classification