Accession Number : AD0691136

Title :   THE URETHANE-ALCHOL REACTION.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 11 May 66-15 Jul 68,

Corporate Author : DETROIT UNIV MICH

Personal Author(s) : Rand,Leon

Report Date : 27 JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A brief summary is given of work involving the mechanism of the reaction between a urethane, such as phenyl N-phenylcarbamate, and an alcohol, such as n-octanol, in an inert solvent. The nature and role of various catalysts in lowering the activation energy of the rate-determining step was also considered.

Descriptors :   (*ALCOHOLS, CHEMICAL REACTIONS), (*AMIDES, CHEMICAL REACTIONS), (*CARBAMIC ACID, CHEMICAL REACTIONS), ESTERS, REACTION KINETICS

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE