Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
melting point/freezing 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 handbook or collection data

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials
Author:
RICHARD J. LEWIS, SR.
Year:
2004
Bibliographic source:
Eleventh Edition - WILEY INTERSCIENCE - A JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC., Publication pp 1147
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Yaws' Handbook of physical Properties for Hydrocarbons and Chemicals. Record No 7746.
Author:
Yaw Carl L.
Year:
2008
Bibliographic source:
Knovel, Online version available at: http://knovel.com/web/portal
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Knovel Critical Tables (2nd Edition). Record No 6566
Author:
n/a
Year:
2008
Bibliographic source:
Knovel, Online version available at: http://knovel.com/web/portal.

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline followed
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Peer reviewed handbook data do not explicitly state a method, but they normally follow scientifically valid procedures and only such values are selected for inclusion in the handbooks.
GLP compliance:
not specified
Type of method:
other: not indicated

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
No details reported.

Results and discussion

Melting / freezing point
Melting / freezing pt.:
-2.3 - -1.2 °C

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The melting point of 1,6-dibromohexane reported in the different handbook data identified range from -2.3°C to -1.2°C. No abberant data has been reported when comparing the handbook values between them.