- Formula: C3H6O
- Molecular weight: 58.0791
- IUPAC Standard InChI:
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- IUPAC Standard InChIKey: GOOHAUXETOMSMM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
- CAS Registry Number: 75-56-9
- Chemical structure:
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- Other names: Oxirane, methyl-; Epoxypropane; Methyloxirane; Propane, 1,2-epoxy-; Propene oxide; Propylene epoxide; 1,2-Epoxypropane; 1,2-Propylene oxide; 2,3-Epoxypropane; 3-Methyl-1,2-epoxypropane; 2-Methyloxiran; Methylethylene oxide; AD 6; Ethylene oxide, methyl-; NCI-C50099; Oxyde de propylene; Propane, epoxy-; UN 1280; 2-Methyl oxirane; Epihydrin; (.+/-.)-Methyloxirane; AD 6 (suspending agent); Methyloxacyclopropane; Oxirane, 2-methyl-; (.+/-.)-1,2-Epoxypropane
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Gas phase thermochemistry data
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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:
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein
DRB - Donald R. Burgess, Jr.
GT - Glushko Thermocenter, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
|fH°gas||-94.68 ± 0.63||kJ/mol||Ccb||Sinke and Hildenbrand, 1962||Reanalyzed by Cox and Pilcher, 1970, Original value = -92.8 ± 1.1 kJ/mol; ALS|
|fH°gas||-117.1||kJ/mol||N/A||Moureu and Dode, 1937||Value computed using «DELTA»fHliquid° value of -145.0 kj/mol from Moureu and Dode, 1937 and «DELTA»vapH° value of 27.9 kj/mol from Sinke and Hildenbrand, 1962.; DRB|
|S°gas||287.40 ± 0.84||J/mol*K||N/A||Oetting F.L., 1964||Other values of third-law entropy at 298.15 K are (in J/mol*K): 285.3(8.4) [ Beaumont R.H., 1966] and 288.4(0.8) [ Chao J., 1986].; GT|
Constant pressure heat capacity of gas
|Cp,gas (J/mol*K)||Temperature (K)||Reference||Comment|
|39.74||100.||Chao J., 1986||Selected thermodynamic functions are in close agreement with those calculated by [ Oetting F.L., 1964]. Entropy values calculated by [ Green, 1961] are lower than those given here by 6 J/mol*K.; GT|
|72.55 ± 0.12||298.15|
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Sinke and Hildenbrand, 1962
Sinke, G.C.; Hildenbrand, D.L., Heat of formation of propylene oxide, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1962, 7, 74. [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]
Moureu and Dode, 1937
Moureu, H.; Dode, M., Chaleurs de formation de l'oxyde d'ethylene, de l'ethanediol et de quelques homologues, Bull. Soc. Chim. France, 1937, 4, 637-647. [all data]
Oetting F.L., 1964
Oetting F.L., Low-temperature heat capacity and related thermodynamic functions of propylene oxide, J. Chem. Phys., 1964, 41, 149-153. [all data]
Beaumont R.H., 1966
Beaumont R.H., Heat capacities of propylene oxide and some polymers of ethylene and propylene oxides, Polymer, 1966, 7, 401-416. [all data]
Chao J., 1986
Chao J., Thermodynamic properties of key organic oxygen compounds in the carbon range C1 to C4. Part 2. Ideal gas properties, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1986, 15, 1369-1436. [all data]
Green, J.H.S., The thermodynamic properties of propylene oxide, Chem. Ind. (London), 1961, 369. [all data]
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- Symbols used in this document:
Cp,gas Constant pressure heat capacity of gas S°gas Entropy of gas at standard conditions fH°gas Enthalpy of formation of gas at standard conditions
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