Dortmund Data Bank

Azeotropic Data

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No. Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
1 C2H3N 41.053 75-05-8 Acetonitrile
2 C6H12O2 116.160 123-86-4 Acetic acid butyl ester
3 H2O 18.015 7732-18-5 Water
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Data Table

Azeotropic Type T [K] P [kPa] yaz,1 [mol/mol] yaz,2 [mol/mol] yaz,3 [mol/mol] Measurement Method Evaluation Source
none n.a. 101.320 n.a. n.a. n.a. Phase equilibrium Author 1
none n.a. 102.258 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. Author 2

(yaz - vapor and liquid mole fraction)

List of Azeotrope Types

none zeotropic

List of References

1 Acosta J.; Arce A.; Rodil E.; Soto A.: A Thermodynamic Study on Binary and Ternary Mixtures of Acetonitrile, Water and Butyl Acetate. Fluid Phase Equilib. 203 (2002) 83-98
2 Pratt H.R.C.: Continuous Purification and Azeotropic Dehydration of Acetonitrile Produced by the Catalytic Acetic Acid-Ammonia Reaction. Trans.Inst.Chem.Engr. 25 (1947) 43-67

Azeotropic Data Overview