Carbon Tetrachloride

Data at NIST subscription sites:

NIST subscription sites provide data under the NIST Standard Reference Data Program, but require an annual fee to access. The purpose of the fee is to recover costs associated with the development of data collections included in such sites. Your institution may already be a subscriber. Follow the links above to find out more about the data in these sites and their terms of usage.

Condensed phase thermochemistry data

Go To: Top, References, Notes

Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
DRB - Donald R. Burgess, Jr.
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein
DH - Eugene S. Domalski and Elizabeth D. Hearing

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltafliquid-128.1 ± 2.5kJ/molReviewManion, 2002adopted combustion calorimetry data of Hu and Sinke, 1969 with increased uncertainty to reflect other data; DRB
Deltafliquid-128.4kJ/molCcrHu and Sinke, 1969, 2ALS
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltacliquid-359.9kJ/molCcrHu and Sinke, 1969, 2ALS
Deltacliquid-365.7 ± 8.4kJ/molCcbSmith, Bjellerup, et al., 1953Reanalyzed by Cox and Pilcher, 1970, Original value = -370. ± 10. kJ/mol; ALS
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
liquid214.39J/mol*KN/AHicks, Hooley, et al., 1944DH
liquid205.4J/mol*KN/ALatimer, 1922DH
liquid219.2J/mol*KN/AStull, 1937Extrapolation below 91 K; 74.31 J/mol*K.; DH

Constant pressure heat capacity of liquid

Cp,liquid (J/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
131.3298.15Shehatta, 1993DH
133.35298.15Lainez, Rodrigo, et al., 1989DH
133.0298.15Petrov, Peshekhodov, et al., 1989T = 258.15, 278.15, 298.15, 318.15 K.; DH
132.9298.15Nkinamubanzi, Charlet, et al., 1985DH
131.34298.15Tanaka, 1982T = 293.15, 298.15, 303.15 K. Data at three temperatures.; DH
129.8293.15Atalla, El-Sharkawy, et al., 1981DH
131.6298.15Grolier, Hamedi, et al., 1979DH
131.40298.15Vesely, Zabransky, et al., 1979DH
131.36298.15Wilhelm, Faradjzadeh, et al., 1979DH
131.57298.15Grolier, Wilhelm, et al., 1978DH
131.40298.15Vesely, Svoboda, et al., 1977T = 298 to 318 K.; DH
131.36298.15Fortier, Benson, et al., 1976DH
131.401298.15Fortier and Benson, 1976DH
131.9298.15Grolier, Benson, et al., 1975DH
131.66293.15Wilhelm, Zettler, et al., 1974T = 273 to 323 K.; DH
130.8298.15Subrahmanyam and Rajagopal, 1973T = 298 to 323 K.; DH
131.8256.10Arentsen and Van Miltenburg, 1972T = 243 to 256 K. Value is unsmoothed experimental datum.; DH
131.0298.Deshpande and Bhatagadde, 1971T = 298 to 318 K.; DH
131.5293.Rastorguev and Ganiev, 1967T = 293 to 333 K.; DH
130.9300.Harrison and Moelwyn-Hughes, 1957T = 243 to 303 K.; DH
130.5303.3Harrison and Moelwyn-Hughes, 1957T = 254 to 303 K. Unsmoothed experimental datum.; DH
132.59298.Staveley, Tupman, et al., 1955T = 295 to 339 K.; DH
128.8298.Kurbatov, 1948T = -20 to 72°C. Mean Cp, four temperatures.; DH
131.67298.15Hicks, Hooley, et al., 1944T = 15 to 300 K.; DH
132.2298.1Zhdanov, 1941T = 5 to 46°C.; DH
133.1301.2Phillip, 1939DH
132.63298.1Stull, 1937T = 90 to 320 K.; DH
133.1298.Vold, 1937DH
133.0298.Vold, 1937Cp given as 0.2066 cal/g*K.; DH
126.4288.3Kolosovskii and Udovenko, 1934DH
126.4288.3de Kolossowsky and Udowenko, 1933DH
130.5298.1Richards and Wallace, 1932T = 293 to 323 K.; DH
128.0293.2Williams and Daniels, 1925T = 20 to 50°C.; DH
128.9303.Willams and Daniels, 1924T = 303 to 330 K. Equation only.; DH
133.9290.Latimer, 1922T = 39.1 to 290 K.; DH

Constant pressure heat capacity of solid

Cp,solid (J/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
44.2246.Atake and Chihara, 1971T = 3 to 46 K.; DH


Go To: Top, Condensed phase thermochemistry data, Notes

Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Manion, 2002
Manion, J.A., Evaluated Enthalpies of Formation of the Stable Closed Shell C1 and C2 Chlorinated Hydrocarbons, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 2002, 31, 1, 123-172, . [all data]

Hu and Sinke, 1969
Hu, A.T.; Sinke, G.C., Combustion calorimetry of some chlorinated organic compounds, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 1969, 1, 6, 507, . [all data]

Hu and Sinke, 1969, 2
Hu, A.T.; Sinke, G.C., Combustion calorimetry of some chlorinated organic compounds, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 1969, 1, 507-513. [all data]

Smith, Bjellerup, et al., 1953
Smith, L.; Bjellerup, L.; Krook, S.; Westermark, H., Heats of combustion of organic chloro compounds determined by the "quartz wool" method, Acta Chem. Scand., 1953, 7, 65. [all data]

Cox and Pilcher, 1970
Cox, J.D.; Pilcher, G., Thermochemistry of Organic and Organometallic Compounds, Academic Press, New York, 1970, 1-636. [all data]

Hicks, Hooley, et al., 1944
Hicks, J.F.G.; Hooley, J.G.; Stephenson, C.C., The heat capacity of carbon tetrachloride from 15 to 300K. The heats of transition and of fusion. The entropy from thermal measurments compared with the entropy from molecular data, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1944, 66, 1064-1067. [all data]

Latimer, 1922
Latimer, W.M., The distribution of thermal energy in the tetrachlorides of carbon, silicon, titantium and tin, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1922, 44, 90-97. [all data]

Stull, 1937
Stull, D.R., A semi-micro calorimeter for measuring heat capacities at low temperatures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1937, 59, 2726-2733. [all data]

Shehatta, 1993
Shehatta, I., Heat capacity at constant pressure of some halogen compounds, Thermochim. Acta, 1993, 213, 1-10. [all data]

Lainez, Rodrigo, et al., 1989
Lainez, A.; Rodrigo, M.M.; Wilhelm, E.; Grolier, J.-P.E., Excess volumes and excess heaat capacitiies of some mixtures with trans,trans,cis-1,5,9-cyclododecatriene at 298.15K, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1989, 34, 332-335. [all data]

Petrov, Peshekhodov, et al., 1989
Petrov, A.N.; Peshekhodov, P.B.; Al'per, G.A., Heat capacity of non-aqueous solutions of non-electrolyts with N,N-dimethylformamide as a base, Sbornik Nauch. Trud., Termodin. Rast. neelect., Ivanovo, Inst. nevod. rast., 1989, Akad. [all data]

Nkinamubanzi, Charlet, et al., 1985
Nkinamubanzi, P.; Charlet, G.; Delmas, G., Excess enthalpies, excess heat capacities and excess volumes of tetraalkoxysilanes with cyclohexane and carbon tetrachloride, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 1985, 20, 57-73. [all data]

Tanaka, 1982
Tanaka, R., Determination of excess heat capacities of (benzene + tetrachloromethane and + cyclohexane) between 293.15 and 303.15 K by use of a Picker flow calorimeter, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1982, 14, 259-268. [all data]

Atalla, El-Sharkawy, et al., 1981
Atalla, S.R.; El-Sharkawy, A.A.; Gasser, F.A., Measurement of thermal properties of liquids with an AC heated-wire technique, Inter. J. Thermophys., 1981, 2(2), 155-162. [all data]

Grolier, Hamedi, et al., 1979
Grolier, J-P.E.; Hamedi, M.H.; Wilhelm, E.; Kehiaian, H.V., Excess heat capacities of binary mixtures of carbon tetrachloride with n-alkanes at 298.15 K, Thermochim. Acta, 1979, 31, 79-84. [all data]

Vesely, Zabransky, et al., 1979
Vesely, F.; Zabransky, M.; Svoboda, V.; Pick, J., The use of mixing calorimeter for measuring heat capacities of liquids, Coll. Czech. Chem. Commun., 1979, 44, 3529-3532. [all data]

Wilhelm, Faradjzadeh, et al., 1979
Wilhelm, E.; Faradjzadeh, A.; Grolier, J.-P.E., Molar excess heat capacities and excess volumes of 1,2-dichloroethane + cyclooctane, + mesitylene, and + tetrachloromethane, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1979, 11, 979-984. [all data]

Grolier, Wilhelm, et al., 1978
Grolier, J.-P.E.; Wilhelm, E.; Hamedi, M.H., Molar heat capacities and isothermal compressibility of binary liquid mixtures: carbon tetrachloride + benzene, carbon tetrachloride + cyclohexane and benzene + cyclohexane, Ber. Bunsenges. Phys. Chem., 1978, 82, 1282-1290. [all data]

Vesely, Svoboda, et al., 1977
Vesely, F.; Svoboda, V.; Pick, J., Heat capacities of some organic liquids determined with the mixing calorimeter, 1st Czech. Conf. Calorimetry (Lect. Short Commun.), 1977, C9-1-C9-4. [all data]

Fortier, Benson, et al., 1976
Fortier, J.-L.; Benson, G.C.; Picker, P., Heat capacities of some organic liquids determined with the Picker flow calorimeter, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1976, 8, 289-299. [all data]

Fortier and Benson, 1976
Fortier, J.-L.; Benson, G.C., Excess heat capacities of binary liquid mixtures determined with a Picker flow calorimeter, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1976, 8, 411-423. [all data]

Grolier, Benson, et al., 1975
Grolier, J-P.E.; Benson, G.C.; Picker, P., Simultaneous measurements of heat capacities and densities of organic liquid mixtures-systems containing ketones, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1975, 20, 243-246. [all data]

Wilhelm, Zettler, et al., 1974
Wilhelm, E.; Zettler, M.; Sackmann, H., Molar heat capacities for the binary systems cyclohexane, carbon tetrachloride, silicon tetrachloride and tin tetrachloride Ber. Bunsenges. Phys. Chem., 1974, 78, 795-804. [all data]

Subrahmanyam and Rajagopal, 1973
Subrahmanyam, S.V.; Rajagopal, E., Excess thermodynamic functions of the systems isooctane + carbon tetrachloride and isooctane + cyclohexane, Z. Phys. Chem. [NF], 1973, 85, 256-268. [all data]

Arentsen and Van Miltenburg, 1972
Arentsen, J.G.; Van Miltenburg, J.C., Carbon tetrachloride. Determination of the enthalpy of transition from metastable face-centered cubic carbon tetrachloride to the stable rhombohedral modification, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1972, 4, 789-791. [all data]

Deshpande and Bhatagadde, 1971
Deshpande, D.D.; Bhatagadde, L.G., Heat capacities at constant volume, free volumes, and rotational freedom in some liquids, Aust. J. Chem., 1971, 24, 1817-1822. [all data]

Rastorguev and Ganiev, 1967
Rastorguev, Yu.L.; Ganiev, Yu.A., Study of the heat capacity of selected solvents, Izv. Vyssh. Uchebn. Zaved. Neft Gaz. 10, 1967, No.1, 79-82. [all data]

Harrison and Moelwyn-Hughes, 1957
Harrison, D.; Moelwyn-Hughes, E.A., The heat capacities of certain liquids, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London), 1957, A239, 230-246. [all data]

Staveley, Tupman, et al., 1955
Staveley, L.A.K.; Tupman, W.I.; Hart, K.R., Some thermodynamice properties of the systems benzene + ethylene dichloride, benzene + carbon tetrachloride, acetone + chloroform, and acetone + carbon disulphide, Trans. Faraday Soc., 1955, 51, 323-342. [all data]

Kurbatov, 1948
Kurbatov, V.Ya., Heat capacity of liquids. 2. Heat capacity and the temperature dependence of heat capacity from halogen derivatives of acylic hydrocarbons, Zh. Obshch. Kim., 1948, 18, 372-389. [all data]

Zhdanov, 1941
Zhdanov, A.K., Specific heats of some liquids and azeotropic mixtures, Zhur. Obshch. Khim., 1941, 11, 471-482. [all data]

Phillip, 1939
Phillip, N.M., Adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities of liquids, Proc. Indian Acad. Sci., 1939, A9, 109-120. [all data]

Vold, 1937
Vold, R.D., A calorimetric test of the solubility equation for regular solutions, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1937, 59, 1515-1521. [all data]

Kolosovskii and Udovenko, 1934
Kolosovskii, N.A.; Udovenko, W.W., Specific heat of liquids. II., Zhur. Obshchei Khim., 1934, 4, 1027-1033. [all data]

de Kolossowsky and Udowenko, 1933
de Kolossowsky, N.A.; Udowenko, W.W., Mesure des chaleurs specifique moleculaires de quelques liquides, Compt. rend., 1933, 197, 519-520. [all data]

Richards and Wallace, 1932
Richards, W.T.; Wallace, J.H., Jr., The specific heats of five organic liquids from their adiabatic temperature-pressure coefficients, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1932, 54, 2705-2713. [all data]

Williams and Daniels, 1925
Williams, J.W.; Daniels, F., The specific heats of binary mixtures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1925, 47, 1490-1503. [all data]

Willams and Daniels, 1924
Willams, J.W.; Daniels, F., The specific heats of certain organic liquids at elevated temperatures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1924, 46, 903-917. [all data]

Atake and Chihara, 1971
Atake, T.; Chihara, H., Heat capacity of solid carbon tetrachloride from 3 to 50 K, J. Chem. Thermodynam., 1971, 3, 51-60. [all data]


Go To: Top, Condensed phase thermochemistry data, References