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Administrative data

Endpoint:
stability: thermal, sunlight, metals, other
Type of information:
other: Based on historical experience and use of the substance
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
data from handbook or collection of data
Cross-reference
Reason / purpose for cross-reference:
reference to other study

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
The Resorcinol Handbook
Author:
Indspec Chemical Corporation
Year:
1998
Bibliographic source:
Indspec Chemical Corporation

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
other: based on historical safe use and experience
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Based on historical safe use and experience

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Resorcinol
EC Number:
203-585-2
EC Name:
Resorcinol
Cas Number:
108-46-3
Molecular formula:
C6H6O2
IUPAC Name:
benzene-1,3-diol

Results and discussion

For thermal stability study

Test substance thermally stable:
no
Sublimation:
yes
Transformation products:
yes
Identity of transformation products
No.:
#1
Reference
Reference substance name:
Unnamed
IUPAC name:
carbon monooxide
Inventory number:
InventoryMultipleMappingImpl [inventoryEntryValue=EC 211-128-3]
CAS number:
630-08-0

For study on stability to sunlight

Test substance stable to sunlight:
no

For study on stability to metals

Test substance stable to metals / metal ions:
no

Any other information on results incl. tables

The substance has a tendency to sublime at its melting point.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
See Section 4.18