Handbook of Organic Solvents: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Handbook of Organic Solvents

1st Edition

By David R. Lide

CRC Press

584 pages

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Hardback: 9780849389306
pub: 1994-12-27

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This invaluable handbook presents important information on over 500 organic compounds that are used as solvents. Health hazards and safety guidelines are discussed, including the limiting values for airborne exposure, carcinogenicity status, and various official hazard ratings. This handy reference contains many useful data fields, such as:

Table of Contents

  • Refractive index

  • Solubility

  • Spectral data fields

  • Density

  • Vapor pressure at several temperatures

  • Viscosity at several temperatures

  • Critical temperature and pressure

  • Heat capacity

  • Heats of fusion, formation, combustion, and vaporization

  • Flash point and other flammability data

  • Surface tension

  • Acid-base dissociation constants

  • Dielectric constant

  • Dipole moment

  • Thermal conductivity

  • Merck and Beilstein reference numbers
  • Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic