Dortmund Data Bank

Melting Point of m-Xylene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C8H10 106.167 108-38-3 m-Xylene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] State Reference
219.60 101.325 Solid-Liquid 3
222.65   Solid-Liquid 4
224.15   Solid-Liquid 5
225.27 101.325 Solid-Liquid 1
225.35   Solid-Liquid 6
298.15 44000.000 Solid-Liquid 2

List of References

Number Source
1 Pitzer K.S.; Scott D.W.: The Thermodynamics and Molecular Structure of Benzene and Its Methyl Derivatives. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 65 (1943) 803-829
2 Yokoyama C.; Moriya S.; Takahashi S.: PVTx Relationships and Solid-Liquid Equilibria for the m-Xylene-p-Xylene System under High Pressures. Fluid Phase Equilib. 60 (1990) 295-308
3 Huffman H.M.; Parks G.S.; Daniels A.C.: VII. The Heat Capacities, Entropies and Free Energies of Twelve Aromatic Hydrocarbons. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 52 (1930) 1547-1558
4 Nagata-Cho; Chiyoda-Ku: On the Freezing Curves for Benzene - m-Xylene, Toluene - m-Xylene, and m-Xylene and p-Xylene Systems. Kogyo Kagaku Zasshi 29 (1926) 29-31
5 Nagata C.; Chiyoda K.: 1. Analytical Method of Xylol Isomers. Kogyo Kagaku Zasshi 32 (1929) 1081-1083
6 Maeda K.; Nagahama K.: Vapor-Liquid-Solid Equilibrium for Systems of Binary Xylene Isomers and Ternaries Containing Liquefied Gas Component. Kagaku Kogaku Ronbunshu 18 (1992) 714-722

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