Dortmund Data Bank

Surface Tension of Acetic acid

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C2H4O2 60.053 64-19-7 Acetic acid
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Data Table

T [K] Surface Tension [mN/m] State Reference
287.15 29.3000 Liquid 6
288.15 27.1750 Liquid 4
293.15 27.3000 Liquid 1
293.15 27.4000 Liquid 2
303.15 25.7110 Liquid 4
303.15 26.3400 Liquid 3
348.15 19.6000 Liquid 5

List of References

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2 Ikeda H.; Suzuki A.: Wettability Effects of Plate Materials on Hydrodynamics in a Pulsed Perforated-Plate Extraction Column of Pulser Feeder Type. Ind.Eng.Chem.Res. 34 (1995) 4110-4117
3 Wright E.H.M.; Akhtar B.A.: Equilibrium studies of soluble films of short chain monocarboxylic fatty acids at the organoliquid-vapour phase boundary.. Trans.Faraday Soc. 66 (1970) 990-1003
4 Morgan J.L.R.; Scarlett A.J.Jr.: IV. The Law of Mixtures. II.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 39 (1917) 2275-2293
5 Gros A.T.; Feuge R.O.: Surface and Interfacial Tensions, Viscosities, and other Physical Properties of some n-Aliphatic Acids and their Methyl and Ethyl Esters. J.Am.Oil Chem.Soc. 29 (1952) 313-317
6 Green S.J.; Olden M.J.F.: The insoluble matter of coal tar. VII. Dilution of tars.. J.Appl.Chem. 1 (1951) 433-443

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