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Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
Between 06 December and 13 December 2011.
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: see 'Remark'
Remarks:
Study conducted in compliance with agreed protocols, with no or minor deviations from standard test guidelines and/or minor methodological deficiencies, which do not affect the quality of the relevant results. The study report was conclusive, done to a valid guideline and the study was conducted under GLP conditions.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2012
Report Date:
2012

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
Deviations:
no
GLP compliance:
yes
Type of method:
equilibrium method closed cup

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
liquid: viscous
Details on test material:
Identification:
Description at Room Temperature: Yellow slightly viscous liquid
Batch:
Purity: Not supplied
Expiry / Retest Date: 01 December 2012
Storage Conditions: Room temperature in the dark

Results and discussion

Flash point
Flash point:
155 °C
Atm. press.:
100.4 kPa

Any other information on results incl. tables

Results

Results of the flash point determination are shown in the following table.

 

Table 3.1

 

Temperature (ºC)

Observations

23.0

No flash.

28.0

No flash.

33.0

No flash.

38.0

No flash.

43.0

No flash.

48.0

No flash.

53.0

No flash.

58.0

No flash.

63.0

No flash.

68.0

No flash.

73.0

No flash.

73.0(fresh sample)

No flash.

78.0

No flash.

83.0

No flash.

88.0

No flash.

93.0

No flash.

98.0

No flash.

103.0 (fresh sample)

No flash.

108.0

No flash.

113.0

No flash.

118.0

No flash.

123.0

No flash.

128.0

No flash.

133.0

No flash.

138.0

No flash.

143.0

No flash.

148.0

No flash.

153.0

No flash.

153.0(fresh sample)

No flash.

158.0

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

154.0(fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

154.0(fresh sample)

No flash.

155.0

No flash.

156.0

No flash.

157.0

No flash.

158.0

No flash.

155.0(fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

155.0(fresh sample)

A blue flash spread across the sample cup.

153.0(fresh sample)

No flash.

153.0(fresh sample)

No flash.

 

Atmospheric pressure    =   100.4 kPa
Corrected flash point
    =   155.213 ºC

 

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The flash point of the test item has been determined to be 155 ± 2 °C.
Executive summary:

The determination was carried out using a closed cup flash point tester, using a procedure designed to be compatible with Method A9 Flash Point of Commission Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 of 30 May 2008.

Conclusion

The flash point of the test item has been determined to be 155 ± 2 °C.