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Endpoint:
auto-ignition temperature (liquids)
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study conducted using EU guidelines at an ISO 9000 certified laboratory
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.15 (Auto-Ignition Temperature (Liquids and Gases))
GLP compliance:
no
Auto-ignition temperature:
>= 314 - <= 317 °C
Remarks on result:
other: Atmospheric pressure not reported in the test report.
Conclusions:
The auto-ignition temperature of MEKO is 314-317 °C.
Endpoint:
auto-ignition temperature (liquids)
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data cited in OECD SIDS HPV documentation. Original study not found by new or previous owner. Acceptable for assessment.
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.15 (Auto-Ignition Temperature (Liquids and Gases))
GLP compliance:
not specified
Auto-ignition temperature:
ca. 315 °C
Remarks on result:
other: no additional information provided
Conclusions:
The autoignition temperature of MEKO has been reported to be 315 degrees Celcius.

Description of key information

314-317 °C

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Autoflammability / Self-ignition temperature at 101 325 Pa:
314 °C

Additional information

Experimental data obtained by the method comparable to EU Method. A.15. Adequate for assessment.