ERIC Number: EJ228928
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Phenyl Acetate Preparation from Phenol and Acetic Acid: Reassessment of a Common Textbook Misconception.
Hocking, M. B.
Journal of Chemical Education, v57 n7 p527 Jul 1980
Reassesses a common textbook misconception that "...phenols cannot be esterified directly." Results of experiments are discussed and data tables provided of an effective method for the direct preparation of phenyl acetate. (CS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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