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Administrative data

Endpoint:
boiling point
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary
Author:
Lewis R. J.
Year:
1993
Bibliographic source:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th edition

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline available
Principles of method if other than guideline:
no data on method available (handbook data)
Type of method:
other: no data

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
solid

Results and discussion

Boiling point
Key result
Decomposition:
yes
Decomp. temp.:
>= 140 °C
Remarks on result:
other: decomposition before boiling

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The boiling temperature of L-malic acid could not be determined, because decomposition of the substance >= 140 “C.