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Endpoint:
boiling point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
weight of evidence
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data from peer-reviewed handbook or collection of data.
Reason / purpose:
reference to same study
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Data in this peer-reviewed publication were taken from many sources, including both compilations and primary literature. Where conflicts were found, the value deemed most reliable were chosen for inclusion in the handbook. Reference sources were not provided for this parameter, nor was the experimental method
GLP compliance:
not specified
Boiling pt.:
6 000 °C
Atm. press.:
1 013 hPa
Remarks on result:
other: pressure not noted, assumed to be tested under standard conditions

Description of key information

The boiling point of tungsten carbide is very high (6000 deg. C).

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Boiling point at 101 325 Pa:
6 000 °C

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