Interaction | Reaction | Process Data Page
Acetaldehyde reacts with acetic anhydride in the presence of FeCl3 to give ethylidine diacetate, CH3CH(OAc)2, which is subsequently cracked to vinyl acetate.
Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)
|Reactant Page||Go To||Go To|
|Acetaldehyde||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Acetic anhydride||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Vinyl acetate||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Acetic acid||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:|
© Mark R. Leach 1999 –
Queries, Suggestions, Bugs, Errors, Typos...
If you have any:
Suggestions for links
Bug, typo or grammatical error reports about this page,
please contact Mark R. Leach, the author, using firstname.lastname@example.org