Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Combustion of Benzene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H6 78.114 71-43-2 Benzene
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
293.55 -3272200.00 Liquid 5
298.00 -3301430.00 Vapor 6
298.00 -3271260.00 Liquid 3
298.00 -3267620.00 Liquid 2
298.00 -3265650.00 Liquid 1
298.15 -3267490.00 Liquid 4

List of References

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2 Prosen E.J.; Gilmont R.; Rossini F.D.: Heats of combustion of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, o-xylene, m-xylene, p-xylene, n-propylbenzene, and styrene.. J.Res. NBS 34 (1945) 65-71
3 Richards T.W.; Davis H.S.: The heats of combustion of benzene, toluene, aliphatic alcohols, cyclohexanol, and other carbon compounds.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 42 (1920) 1599-1615
4 Good W.D.; Smith N.K.: Enthalpies of Combustion of Toluene, Benzene, Cyclohexane, Cyclohexene, Methylcyclopentane, 1-Methylcyclopentene, and n-Hexane.. J.Chem.Eng.Data 14 (1969) 102-106
5 Roth W.A.; von Auwers K.: Über die Verbrennungswärmen aromatischer Kohlenwasserstoffe und deren Hydrierungsprodukte. Justus Liebigs Ann.Chem. 407 (1915) 145-175
6 Domalski E.S.: Selected Values of Heats of Combustion and Heats of Formation of Organic Compounds Containing the Elements C, H, N, O, P, and S. J.Phys.Chem.Ref.Data 1 (1972) 221-277

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