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Administrative data

Endpoint:
water solubility
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
other information
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Published in a peer-reviewed handbook, acceptable for assessment.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, Fourteenth Edition
Author:
Maryadele J. O’Neil, Patricia E. Heckelman, Cherie B. Koch, Kristin J. Roman, Eds.
Year:
2006
Bibliographic source:
Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ, USA, 2006; Monograph number 07375

Materials and methods

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
other: oily liquid
Details on test material:
Substance: Phthaloyl Chloride
Molecular Formula: C8H4Cl2O2
Molecular Weight: 203.02
Percent Composition: C 47.33%, H 1.99%, Cl 34.93%, O 15.76%

Results and discussion

Water solubility
Remarks on result:
other: Decomposes in water

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Interpretation of results (migrated information): decomposes
According to the Merck Index phtaloyl chloride decomposes in water.