Accession Number : AD0327666

Title :   ACETAL PREPARATION IN SULFURIC ACID, II

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : HILL, M.E. ; SHIPP, K.G.

Report Date : 01 AUG 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Formals and some acetals of negatively substituted alcohols, such as 2,2-dinitropropanol, the 2,2,2-trihaloethanols, etc. are easily prepared in high yield in strong H2SO4. Evidence is presented that the product is formed in equilibrium with the alcohol and aldehyde reactants. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ACETALS, BROMIDES, CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM, CHLORIDES, ETHYL RADICALS, EXPLOSIVES, FORMALDEHYDE, METHYL RADICALS, NITRO RADICALS, PLASTICIZERS, PROPYL RADICALS, SULFURIC ACID, SYNTHESIS.

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE