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Flammability

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Description of key information

 The substance has a high flashpoint (88oC) and a boiling point of 212 oC not indicating flammability. With regards to flammability in contact with water, the structural features of the substance were evaluated and it was concluded that the substance does not contain groups that might lead to the evolution of a dangerous amount of flammable gas when coming into contact with water or damp air (ECHA guidance R.7.1.10.3). No metals, transition metals, boron or silicon are present. Also, handling during the water solubility test confirms this conclusion. 

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flammability:
non flammable

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Justification for classification or non-classification

Based on the flashpoint of TM 11 -212 and the boiling point 212 °C as well as its structural features the substance does not need to be classified for flammability according to the CLP Regulations (EC) No 1272/2008 and the Dangerous Substance Directive 67/548/EC.