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Surface Tension of p-Xylene

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Component

Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C8H10 106.167 106-42-3 p-Xylene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] Surface Tension [mN/m] State Reference
288.15   28.9100 Liquid 6
288.15   28.9500 Liquid 4
293.15   28.2240 Liquid 1
293.15   28.3100 Liquid 2
293.15   28.3600 Liquid Phase of VLE 5
296.05 19.330 28.2700 Liquid 3
298.15   27.7600 Liquid 2
303.15   27.1810 Liquid 1
303.15   27.2900 Liquid 6
307.90 38.660 26.8900 Liquid 3
308.15   26.6700 Liquid 2
313.15   25.8990 Liquid 1
313.15   26.2000 Liquid Phase of VLE 5
318.15   25.7300 Liquid 2
333.15   24.0400 Liquid Phase of VLE 5
333.75 46.660 24.2100 Liquid 3

List of References

Number Source
1 Narayan J.; Wanchoo R.K.; Raina G.K.; Wani G.A.: Viscosity and Surface Tension of p-Xylene - Ethylacetate Liquid Mixtures. Can.J.Chem.Eng. 66 (1988) 1021-1026
2 Wanchoo R.K.; Narayan J.: Excess Properties of (Methanol + Toluene or p-Xylene) Binary Liquid Mixture. Phys.Chem.Liq. 25 (1992) 15-26
3 Richards T.W.; Speyers C.L.; Carver E.K.: The determination of surface tension with very small volumes of liquid, and the surface tensions of octanes and xylenes at several temperatures.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 46 (1924) 1196-1207
4 Mahl B.S.; Chopra S.L.; Singh P.P.: Surface Tension of Binary Mixtures. Z.Phys.Chem.(Leipzig) 249 (1972) 337-343
5 Jasper J.J.; Herrington K.D.: A new type of precision capillarimeter.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 68 (1946) 2142-2144
6 Hennaut-Roland L.; Lek M.: Methods and equipment used at the Bureau of Physico-Chem. Standards.IV. Surface tension of a series of org. substances.. Bull.Soc.Chim.Belg. 40 (1931) 177-188

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