Dortmund Data Bank

Activity Coefficients at Infinite Dilution

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No. Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
1 H2O 18.015 7732-18-5 Water
2 C16H34 226.446 544-76-3 Hexadecane
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Water solved in Hexadecane

Temperature [K] Activity Coeff. at Inf. Dil. Measurement Method Source
293.15 1153.9 CSOD 1
298.15 1474.0 CSOD 2
298.15 1176.5 CSOD 3

List of measurement methods

Short Term Explanation
CSOD calculated from solubility data

List of References

1 Englin B.A.; Plate A.F.; Tugolukov V.M.; Pryanishnikova M.A.: Solubility of Water in Individual Hydrocarbons. Khim.Tekhnol.Topl.Masel 10 (1965) 42-46
2 Schatzberg P.: Solubilities of Water in Several Normal Alkanes from C7 to C16. J.Phys.Chem. 67 (1963) 776-779
3 Kirchnerova J.; Cave G.C.B.: The Solubility of Water in Low-Dielectric Solvents. Can.J.Chem. 54 (1976) 3909-3916


Activity Coefficients at Infinite Dilution of Water+Hexadecane
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Activity Coefficient at Infinite Dilution Data Overview