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Henry's Law Constants

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Rolf Sander

Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
Mainz, Germany


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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 ConstantsOrganic species with nitrogen (N)Nitriles (C, H, N) → pentane nitrile

FORMULA:C4H9CN
TRIVIAL NAME: butyl cyanide; valeronitrile
CAS RN:110-59-8
STRUCTURE
(FROM NIST):
InChIKey:RFFFKMOABOFIDF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Hcp d ln Hcp / d (1/T) Reference Type Notes
[mol/(m3Pa)] [K]
1.4×10−1 Li and Carr 1993 M
1.6×10−1 Amoore and Buttery 1978 V
2.7×10−1 Hilal et al. 2008 Q
1.5×10−2 Nirmalakhandan et al. 1997 Q
1.5×10−1 Abraham et al. 1990 ?

References

  • Abraham, M. H., Whiting, G. S., Fuchs, R., and Chambers, E. J.: Thermodynamics of solute transfer from water to hexadecane, J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, pp. 291-300, doi:10.1039/P29900000291, 1990.
  • Amoore, J. E. and Buttery, R. G.: Partition coefficient and comparative olfactometry, Chem. Senses Flavour, 3, 57-71, doi:10.1093/CHEMSE/3.1.57, 1978.
  • Hilal, S. H., Ayyampalayam, S. N., and Carreira, L. A.: Air-liquid partition coefficient for a diverse set of organic compounds: Henry's law constant in water and hexadecane, Environ. Sci. Technol., 42, 9231-9236, doi:10.1021/ES8005783, 2008.
  • Li, J. and Carr, P. W.: Measurement of water-hexadecane partition coefficients by headspace gas chromatography and calculation of limiting activity coefficients in water, Anal. Chem., 65, 1443-1450, doi:10.1021/AC00058A023, 1993.
  • Nirmalakhandan, N., Brennan, R. A., and Speece, R. E.: Predicting Henry's law constant and the effect of temperature on Henry's law constant, Wat. Res., 31, 1471-1481, doi:10.1016/S0043-1354(96)00395-8, 1997.

Type

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

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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