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The experimental value of solubility of phenetole in methanol at 23 degC was found to be 200000 mg/L indicating that the substance is very soluble in methanol.Using the Soxhlet/Solvent extraction method the solubility of the substance in Petroleum ether is observed to be 350000 mg/L at 23 °C.The solubility value of phenetole in petroleum ether at 20 degC is equivalent to a value of 304347.8260 mg/L.

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Solubility in organic solvents at 20°C:
304 347.826 mg/L

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Gravimetric method was used to determine the solubility of the substance in organic solvent. The experimental value of solubility of phenetole in methanol at 23 degC was found to be 200000 mg/L indicating that the substance is very soluble in methanol.Using the Soxhlet/Solvent extraction method the solubility of the substance in Petroleum ether is observed to be 350000 mg/L at 23 °C. The solubility value of phenetole in petroleum ether at 20 degC is equivalent to a value of 304347.8260 mg/L.