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Butanoic acid, 4-hydroxy-


Reaction thermochemistry data

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Data compiled by: Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein

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Individual Reactions

Butanoic acid, 4-hydroxy- = Water + Butyrolactone

By formula: C4H8O3 = H2O + C4H6O2

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar4.5 ± 0.2kJ/molCmWiberg and Waldron, 1991liquid phase

References

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

Wiberg and Waldron, 1991
Wiberg, K.B.; Waldron, R.F., Lactones. 2. Enthalpies of hydrolysis, reduction, and formation of the C4-C13 monocyclic lactones. strain energies and conformations, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 7697-7705. [all data]


Notes

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