Hydrolysis of nitriles with aqueous acid to give carboxylic acids

by James

Description: Addition of water and acid to a nitrile leads to formation of a carboxylic acid.
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mohammadreza July 27, 2012 at 5:37 am

do you have a convenient metod based on articles for this reaction??

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Stephanie Honig April 13, 2014 at 5:23 pm

missing a H on NH4+ -OSO3 in product??

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James April 15, 2014 at 10:37 am

Oops – yes. Sorry, let me fix that. Thanks for spotting

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