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The test substance is a simple monosaccharide found in all plants and is a precursor to hemicellulose. It exhibits physical chemical properties characteristic of sugars; high water solubility, low log Kow, low vapour pressure, is not anticipated to be flammable, is not explosive and is non-oxidizing. A summary of its physical chemical properties is presented in the table above.