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flash point of flammable liquids
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
7 to 9 June 2017
1 (reliable without restriction)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
guideline study
according to guideline
EU Method A.9 (Flash-Point)
according to guideline
ISO 2719 (Determination of flash point - Pensky-Martens closed cup method)
GLP compliance:
Type of method:
non-equilibrium method closed cup
Flash point apparatus:
Pensky-Martens apparatus
Key result
Flash point:
216.5 °C
Atm. press.:
1 013 hPa

A pre-test, carried out with the Rapid tester (Seta Flash Serie 8) according to DIN EN ISO 3679 shows a flash point of 220.0 °C.


Measuring date: 2017-06-07/08/09

Actual air pressure: 1004 / 1005 / 1005 hPa (corrected: 1013 hPa)


Final results

The test item shows a flash point at a temperature of 216.5 °C according to EU method A.9. (by means of Pensky-Martens apparatus - closed cup system, according to DIN EN ISO 2719).

Description of key information

Flash point = 216.5 °C at 1013 hPa (EU Method A.9, Closed Cup - Pensky-Martens apparatus)

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Flash point at 101 325 Pa:
216.5 °C

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