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Administrative data

Endpoint:
appearance / physical state / colour
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across from supporting substance (structural analogue or surrogate)
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: The result was obtained as secondary literature from the description of test substance as given in an ecotoxicity study.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2005
Report Date:
2005

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline followed
Principles of method if other than guideline:
The physical state is reported as secondary literature
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): 1-Pentadecanol
- Lot Number: 30527
- Purity: 99.5 ± 0.5%
- Expiry date: 01.05.2009

Results and discussion

Physical state at 20°C and 1013 hPa:
solid
Form / colour / odour
Form:
crystalline
Colour:
colourless
Odour:
other: not reported
Substance type:
organic

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
A sample of highly pure pentadecan-1-ol for ecotoxicity testing was reported to be a colourless crystalline solid. The result is considered to be reliable though it is understood not to be a generally representative description of this kind of substance.