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Critical pressure

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Chris Muzny, director

Pc (bar) Reference Comment
36.09 ± 0.10Tsonopoulos and Ambrose, 1995 
36.088Ambrose, 1987Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 bar; TRC
36.49Pak and Kay, 1972Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.0689 bar; correct for vapor pressure of Hg; TRC
36.19Kay and Hissong, 1969Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4137 bar; TRC
36.09Ambrose, Broderick, et al., 1967Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.001 bar; TRC
37.40Altschul, 1893Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.0784 bar; TRC

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Tsonopoulos and Ambrose, 1995
Tsonopoulos, C.; Ambrose, D., Vapor-Liquid Critical Properties of Elements and Compounds. 3. Aromatic Hydrocarbons, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1995, 40, 547-558. [all data]

Ambrose, 1987
Ambrose, D., Vapor Pressures of Some Aromatic Hydrocarbons, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 1987, 19, 1007. [all data]

Pak and Kay, 1972
Pak, S.C.; Kay, W.B., Gas-Liquid Critical Temperatures of Mixtures. Benzene + n-Alkanes and Hexafluorobenzene + n-Alkanes, Ind. Eng. Chem. Fundam., 1972, 11, 255. [all data]

Kay and Hissong, 1969
Kay, W.B.; Hissong, D.W., The Critical Properties of Hydrocarbon Mixtures constants, Proc. - Am. Pet. Inst., Div. Refin., 1969, 49, 13. [all data]

Ambrose, Broderick, et al., 1967
Ambrose, D.; Broderick, B.E.; Townsend, R., The Vapour Pressures above the Normal Boiling Point and the Critical Pressures of Some Aromatic Hydrocarbons, J. Chem. Soc. , 1967, 1967, 1967, 633-41. [all data]

Altschul, 1893
Altschul, M., The critical values of some organic compounds, Z. Phys. Chem., Stoechiom. Verwandtschaftsl., 1893, 11, 577. [all data]


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