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relative self-ignition temperature (solids)
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
24 February to 17 March 2005
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
guideline study
according to guideline
EU Method A.16 (Relative Self-Ignition Temperature for Solids)
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. QA statement)
Specific details on test material used for the study:
Appearance: White powder
Storage conditions: Ambient
Batch number: 60138540
Expiry date: 1 November 2006
Purity: 95.1%
Date received: 5 January 2005
Key result
Remarks on result:
no self ignition observed under the test conditions
Under the conditions of the test, Captan (technical grade) does not self-ignite.
Executive summary:

A study was performed to assess the relative self-ignition temperature of Captan (technical grade).

Method no.: EEC A16 Relative self-ignition temperature for solids

Test Result: None below 400°C

There was no exothermic reaction of Captan (technical grade), indicating that it does not self-ignite below 400°C.

Description of key information

Captan is not auto flammable.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

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