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Endpoint:
flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
30 March 2010 – 28 May 2010
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: This study has been performed according to OECD and EC guidelines and according to GLP principles.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2010
Report date:
2010

Materials and methods

Test guidelineopen allclose all
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
Deviations:
no
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
ISO 2719 (Determination of flash point - Pensky-Martens closed cup method)
Version / remarks:
2002
Deviations:
no
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
ISO No., other: United Nations (UN), UN no. ST/SG/AC.10/11/Rev.4: Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Part III: Classification Procedures, Test Methods and Criteria Relating to Explosives of Class 3, Class 4, Division 5.1 and Class 9, 2003.
Deviations:
no
Remarks:
note: no ISO guideline but UN guideline
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
ISO No., other: ASTM International, ASTM D 93: “Standard Test Methods for Flash Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester”, December 10, 2002.
Deviations:
no
Remarks:
note: no ISO guideline but ASTM guideline
GLP compliance:
yes (incl. QA statement)
Type of method:
closed cup

Test material

Constituent 1
Reference substance name:
Vetiveria zizanioides, ext.
EC Number:
282-490-8
EC Name:
Vetiveria zizanioides, ext.
Cas Number:
84238-29-9
Molecular formula:
Not available due to the UVCB nature of the substance
IUPAC Name:
Essential oil of Vetiveria zizanioides (Poaceaes)
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): Vetiveria zizanioides, ext.
- Substance type: Clear brown liquid
- Physical state: liquid
- Analytical purity: treated as 100% pure
- Lot/batch No.: ADL 53 901
- Expiration date of the lot/batch: 04 January 2011
- Stability under test conditions: stable
- Storage condition of test material: At room temperature in the dark
- Other: -

Results and discussion

Flash point
Flash point:
>= 119 °C
Atm. press.:
1 013 hPa

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The Pensky-Martens closed cup method was applied for the determination of the flash-point of Vetiveria zizanioides, ext.. The flash-point of the test substance was ≥ 119°C.
Executive summary:

The Pensky-Martens closed cup method was applied for the determination of the flash-point of Vetiveria zizanioides, ext.. The flash-point of the test substance was ≥ 119°C.