What Is the Boiling Point of Carbon Tetrachloride?

This is the chemical structure of carbon tetrachloride.
This is the chemical structure of carbon tetrachloride. H Padleckas/PD

Question: What Is the Boiling Point of CCl4 or Carbon Tetrachloride?

This is a look at the boiling point of tetrachloromethane or carbon tetrachloride, also known a CCl4 or carbon tet.

Answer: The boiling point of carbon tetrachloride is 76.72 °C, 350 K, 170 °F. It is slightly volatile, such that you can smell a chlorinated solvent odor.

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