Dortmund Data Bank

Critical Data of p-Xylene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C8H10 106.167 106-42-3 p-Xylene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] State Reference
615.90   Critical Point 3
616.15 3511.000 Critical Point 6
616.20 3511.000 Critical Point 5
616.23 3510.700 Critical Point 1
617.45 3236.190 Critical Point 4
617.55 3546.380 Critical Point 2

List of References

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2 Altschul M.: Über die kritischen Grössen einiger organischen Verbindungen. Z.Phys.Chem.(Leipzig) 11 (1893) 577-597
3 Simon M.: Methods and instruments employed at the Bureau of physisochemical standards. XV. Critical constants and straight-line diameters of 10 hydrocarbons. (Fr). Bull.Soc.Chim.Belg. 66 (1957) 375-381
4 Glaser F.; Rüland H.: Untersuchungen über Dampfdruckkurven und kritische Daten einiger technisch wichtiger organischer Substanzen. Chem.Ing.Tech. CIT 29 (1957) 772-775
5 Tsonopoulos C.; Ambrose D.: 3. Aromatic Hydrocarbons.. J.Chem.Eng.Data 40 (1995) 547-558
6 Ambrose D.; Broderick B.E.; Townsend R.: The Vapour Pressures above the Normal Boiling Point and the Critical Pressures of some Aromatic Hydrocarbons. J.Chem.Soc.A (1967) 633-641

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