ΔH°rxn = -128.1 kJ
ΔS°rxn = - 0.3323 kJ
Methanol, a major industrial feedstock, is made by several catalyzed reaction, such as CO(g) + 2H2(g) ⟶ CH3OH(l).
(c) One concern about using CH 3OH as an auto fuel is its oxidation in air to yield formaldehyde, CH2O(g), which poses a health hazard. Calculate ΔG° at 100.°C for this oxidation.
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