Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Formation of Ethanol

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C2H6O 46.069 64-17-5 Ethanol
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
298.00 -277692.00 Liquid 4
298.00 -276981.00 Liquid 1
298.00 -236940.00 Vapor 3
298.00 -236919.00 Vapor 2
298.00 -235099.00 Vapor 4

List of References

Number Source
1 Chao J.; Rossini F.D.: Heats of Combustion, Formation, and Isomerization of Nineteen Alkanols. J.Chem.Eng.Data 10 (1965) 374-379
2 Schumann S.C.; Aston J.G.: The entropy of ethyl alcohol from molecular data and the equilibriumin the hydration of ethylene.. J.Chem.Phys. 6 (1938) 480-484
3 Green J.H.S.: Revision of the values of the heats of formation of normal alcohols.. Chem. & Ind. (London) (1960) 1215-1216
4 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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