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Chemistry & Chemical Engineering (CCE): Solubility

Library information and resources for the CCE Division at Caltech. Resources for this guide were originally compiled and maintained by Dana Roth.

Solubility Data Compilations

Solubility - More

NIST ... Stability Constants (SFL CD-ROM-QD503.N57 2004)
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics 
Merck Index 
Combined Chemical Dictionary
Hazardous Substances Database (NLM)
Reaxys: Beilstein/Gmelin 
Chemical Abstracts/SciFinder Scholar
Yalkowsky: Aqueous solubility; methods of estimation for organic compounds, 1992.
Keith: National Toxicology Program's chemical solubility compendium, 1992.
Fogg: Solubility of gases in liquids (gases in common use)
Barton: CRC handbook of solubility parameters and other cohesion parameters, 2nd ed., 1991.
Stephen & Stephen: Solubilities of inorganic and organic compounds, 1963-79.
v.1, pt. 1-2 -- Binary Systems (index on pages 1764-1909 followed supplementary tables on pages 1913-1933).
v.2, pt. 1-2 -- Ternary Systems (elements, inorganic, metal-organic and organic compounds) e.g. CaSO4-Sucrose-Water or Acetone-Benzene-Water
v.3, pt. 1-3 -- Ternary and Multicomponent Systems (inorganic compounds)  
Seidell: Solubilities ... 3d ed.,
v.2 (organic compounds)  
Supplement (organic compounds)
Seidell & Linke: Solubilities ... 4th ed.,
v.1-2 (inorganic and metal organic compounds)
Solubility Data Series(IUPAC-1979-96 and IUPAC/NIST-1998+) Caltech has selected volumes:
Volume 1: Helium and Neon (1979)
Volume 2: Krypton, Xenon and Radon (1979)
Volume 3: Silver Azide, Cyanide, Cyanamides, Cyanate, Selenocyanate and Thiocyanate (1979)
Volume 4: Argon (1980)
Volume 5/6: Hydrogen and Deuterium(1981)
Volume 7: Oxygen and Ozone (1981)
Volume 8: Oxides of Nitrogen (1981)
Volume 9: Ethane (1982)
Volume 10: Nitrogen and Air (1982)
Volume 11: Alkali Metal, Alkaline Earth Metal and Ammonium Halides, Amide Solvents (1980)
Volume 12: Sulfur Dioxide, Chlorine, Fluorine and Chlorine Oxides (1983)
Volume 13: Scandium,Yttrium, Lanthanum and Lanthanide Nitrates (1983)
Volume 14: Alkaline Earth Metal Halates (1983)
Volume 15: Alcohols with Water (1984)
Volume 16/17: Antibiotics: 1,-Lactam Antibiotics (1985)
Volume 18: Tetraphenylborates (1981)
Volume 19: Cumulative Index: Volumes 1-18(1985)
Volume 20: Halogenated Benzenes, Toluenes and Phenols with Water (1985)
Volume 21: Ammonia, Amines, PH3, ArH3, StH3, SiH4, GeH4 and SnH4 in Organic Solvents (1985)
Volume 22: Scandium, Yttrium, Lanthanum and Lanthanide Halides in Non-aqueous Solvents (1985)
Volume 23: Copper, Silver, Gold and Zinc, Cadmium, Mercury Oxides and Hydroxides (1986)
Volume 24: Propane, Butane and 2-Methylpropane (1986)
Volume 25: Metals in Mercury (1986)
Volume 26: Sulfites, Selenites and Tellurites (1986)
Volume 27/28: Methane (1987)
Volume 29: Mercury in Liquids, Compressed Gases, Molten Salts and Other Elements (1987)
Volume 30: Alkali Metal Halates, Ammonium Iodate and Iodic Acid (1987)
Volume 31: Alkali Metal Orthophosphates (1988)
Volume 32: Hydrogen Sulfide, Deuterium Sulfide and Hydrogen Selenide (1988)
Volume 33: Molten Alkali Metal Alkanoates (1988)
Volume 34: 4-Aminobenzenesulfonamides. Part I: Non-cyclic Substituents (1988)
Volume 35: 4-Aminobenzenesulfonamides. Part II: 5-membered Heterocyclic Substituents (1988)
Volume 36: 4-Aminobenzenesulfonamides. Part III: 6-membered Heterocyclic Substituents (1988)
Volume 37: Hydrocarbons with Water and Seawater. Part I: Hydrocarbons C5 to C7 (1989)
Volume 38: Hydrocarbons with Water and Seawater. Part II: Hydrocarbons C8 to C36 (1989)
Volume 39: Cumulative Index: Volumes 20-38 (1989)
Volume 40: Halides, Oxyhalides and Salts of Halogen Complexes of Ti,Zr,Hf,V,Nb and Ta (1989)
Volume 41: Alkaline Earth Metal Perchlorates (1989)
Volume 42: Hydrogen Halides in Non-aqueous Solvents (1990)
Volume 43: Carbon Monoxide (1990)
Volume 44: Copper and Silver Halates (1990)
Volume 45/46: Gases in Molten Salts (1991)
Volume 47: Alkali Metal and Ammonium Halides in Water and Heavy Water (Binary Systems) (1991)
Volume 48: Esters with Water. Part I: Esters 2-C to 6-C (1992)
Volume 49: Esters with Water. Part II: Esters 7-C to 32-C (1992)
Volume 50: Carbon Dioxide in Non-aqueous Solvents at Pressures Less Than 200 kPa (1992)
Volume 51: Intermetallic Compounds in Mercury (1992)
Volume 52: Alkaline Earth Hydroxides in Water and Aqueous Solutions (1992)
Volume 53: C.L. Young, Cumulative Index: Volumes 40-52 (1993)
Volume 54: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Pure and Binary Solvents (1994)
Volume 55: Actinide Nitrates (1994)
Volume 56: Alcohols with Hydrocarbons (1994)
Volume 57: Ethene (1994)
Volume 58/59: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Binary Non-aqueous Systems (1995)
Volume 60: Halogenated Methanes with Water (1995)
Volume 61: Alkali Metal and Ammonium Perchlorates, Part I: Li and Na Perchlorates (1996)
Volume 62: Carbon Dioxide in Water and Aqueous Electrolyte Solutions (1996)
Volume 63: Metals in Liquid Alkali Metals, Part I: Be to Os (1996)
Volume 64: Metals in Liquid Alkali Metals, Part II: Co to Bi (1996)
Volume 65: Copper(I) Halides and Pseudohalides (1996)
Volume 66: Ammonium Phosphates, JPCRD, 1998, 27(6), 1289-1470 and 2000, 29(6), 1643
Volume 67: Halogenated Ethanes and Ethenes with Water, JPCRD, 1999, 28(2), 395-627
Volume 68: Halogenated Aliphatic ... Compounds C3 - C14 with Water, JPCRD, 1999, 28(3), 649-777
Volume 69: Ternary Alcohol-Hydrocarbon-Water Systems, JPCRD, 1999, 28(4), 983-1236
Volume 70: Gases in Glassy Polymers, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1999, 28(5), 1255-1451
Volume 71: Binary Nitromethane Systems, JPCRD, 2000, 29(5), 1165-1354
Volume 72: Nitromethane with Water or Organic Solvents: Ternary . . . Systems, 2000, 29(6), 1447-1642
Volume 73: Metal and Ammonium Formate Systems, JPCRD 2001, 30(1), 1-164
Volume 74: Actinide Carbonates and Carbon ... Compounds, JPCRD 2001, 30(2), 531-698
Volume 75: Nonmetals in Liquid Alkali Metals. JPCRD, 2001, 30(4), 835-1158.
Volume 76: Solubility of Ethyne (Acetylene) in Liquids. JPCRD, 2001, 30(6), 1693-1875.
Volume 77: Nitroalkanes with Water or Organic Solvents. JPCRD, 2002, 31(1), 1-122.
Volume 78: Acetonitrile Binary Systems. JPCRD 2002, 31(4), 989-1133.
Volume 79: Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metal Pseudohalides. JPCRD, 2004, 33(1), 1-176.
Volume 80: Gaseous Fluorides of B, N, S, C, & Si & Solid XeF in all Solvents. JPCRD, 2005, 34(1),201-438
Volume 81: Hydrocarbons with water and seawater. pt. 1-12. JPCRD, 2005/2006, v.34 (2,3,4)/35 (1,2)
Volume 82: Alcohols with Water - Revised and updated. Pt. 1-4. JPCRD, 2007, v.36 (1,2)
Volume 82: Alcohols with Water–Revised and Updated: Pt. 5. JPCRD, 2007, 36(3)
Volume 83: Acetonitrile: Ternary and Quaternary Systems. JPCRD, 2007, 36(3)
Volume 84: Solubility of Inorganic Actinide Compounds. JPCRD, 2007, 36(4)
Volume 85: Transition and 12–14 Main Group Metals, Lanthanide, Actinide, and Ammonium Halates. JPCRD 2008, 37(2).
Volume 86: Ethers and Ketones with Water. Pts. 1-3. C2–C5 Ethers with Water. JPCRD 2008, 37(2).
Volume 86: Ethers and Ketones with Water. Part 4-6. C4-C12 Ketones with Water. JPCRD 2008, 37(3).
Volume 87: Rare Earth Metal Chlorides in Water and Aqueous Systems. Part 1. Scandium Group (Sc, Y, La). JPCRD 2008, 37(4).

Volume 87: Rare Earth Metal Chlorides in Water and Aqueous Systems. Part 2. Lanthanides (Ce-Eu) . JPCRD 2009, 38(2).

Volume 88: Esters with Water - Revised and Updated.  Part. 1.  C2 to C4 Esters