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Rolf Sander

Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
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When referring to the compilation of Henry's Law Constants, please cite this publication:

R. Sander: Compilation of Henry's law constants (version 4.0) for water as solvent, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 4399-4981 (2015), doi:10.5194/acp-15-4399-2015


Henry's Law ConstantsHydrocarbons (C, H)Mononuclear aromatics → propylbenzene

FORMULA:C6H5C3H7
CAS RN:103-65-1
STRUCTURE
(FROM NIST):
InChIKey:ODLMAHJVESYWTB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Hscp d ln Hs cp / d (1/T) Reference Type Notes
[mol/(m3Pa)] [K]
1.4×10−3 Mackay and Shiu (1981) L
1.9×10−3 4500 Hiatt (2013) M
1.5×10−3 Karl et al. (2003) M 31)
1.1×10−3 2600 Kondoh and Nakajima (1997) M
8.6×10−4 5400 Perlinger et al. (1993) M
9.3×10−4 Li and Carr (1993) M
9.1×10−4 Li et al. (1993) M
9.0×10−4 3700 Ashworth et al. (1988) M 103)
9.5×10−4 4700 Sanemasa et al. (1982) M
5.0×10−4 Sato and Nakajima (1979a) M 19)
9.6×10−4 Mackay et al. (2006a) V
9.6×10−4 Shiu and Ma (2000) V
9.6×10−4 Mackay et al. (1992a) V
9.7×10−4 Eastcott et al. (1988) V
9.7×10−4 5300 Abraham (1984) V
1.5×10−3 5500 Ben-Naim and Wilf (1980) V
9.9×10−4 Hine and Mookerjee (1975) V
5300 Gill et al. (1976) T 100)
9.9×10−4 Hilal et al. (2008) Q
5000 Kühne et al. (2005) Q
1.1×10−3 Nirmalakhandan and Speece (1988a) Q
4700 Kühne et al. (2005) ?
9.6×10−4 Yaws and Yang (1992) ? 92)
9.7×10−4 Abraham et al. (1990) ?

References

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  • Mackay, D. & Shiu, W. Y.: A critical review of Henry’s law constants for chemicals of environmental interest, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 10, 1175–1199, doi:10.1063/1.555654 (1981).
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  • Nirmalakhandan, N. N. & Speece, R. E.: QSAR model for predicting Henry’s constant, Environ. Sci. Technol., 22, 1349–1357, doi:10.1021/ES00176A016 (1988a).
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Table entries are sorted according to reliability of the data, listing the most reliable type first: L) literature review, M) measured, V) VP/AS = vapor pressure/aqueous solubility, R) recalculation, T) thermodynamical calculation, X) original paper not available, C) citation, Q) QSPR, E) estimate, ?) unknown, W) wrong. See Section 3.1 of Sander (2015) for further details.

Notes

19) Value at T = 310 K.
31) Value at T = 295 K.
92) Yaws and Yang (1992) give several references for the Henry's law constants but don't assign them to specific species.
100) Calculated from the solvation enthalpy, using the van 't Hoff equation.
103) The value is most probably taken from the report by Howe et al. (1987).

The numbers of the notes are the same as in Sander (2015). References cited in the notes can be found here.

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