Solubility System: Nitroethane with 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane (Original Report)
Components:(1) Nitroethane, C2H5NO2; [79-24-3] NIST Chemistry WebBook
(2) 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane, C8H18; [540-84-1] NIST Chemistry WebBook
Original MeasurementsBattler, J. R. ; Rowley, R. L. ; J. Chem. Eng. Data 35, 334-8 (1990).
Variables:Temperature: 293 K and 302 K
Prepared By:Valerii P. Sazonov
Experimental Remarks:The solubility of nitroethane (1) in 2,2,4-trimethylpentane (2) at 293 K was reported to be x1 = 0.20. The corresponding mass percentage calculated by the compiler is 100 w1 = 14.1.
The solubility of 2,2,4-trimethylpentane (2) in nitroethane (1) at 293 K was reported to be x2 = 0.17. The corresponding mass percentage calculated by the compiler is 100 w2 = 23.8.
The upper critical solution temperature was reported to be 302.15 K.
No experimental details given.
Source and Purity of Materials:
(1) Source not specified; spectrophotometric grade; 99.9 mole% purity.
(2) Source not specified; spectrophotometric grade; 99.9 mole% purity.
Temperature: Not specified.
Solubility: Not specified.