Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents
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2010. Chretien-Longi Reaction. Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents. 141:639–641.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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The general preparation of nitrite ester by means of the treatment of alcohols with nitrous acid in aqueous acidic solution is generally referred to as Chretien–Longi reaction. The original procedure has been modified to take place in aqueous acetic acid solution. This reaction has application for the preparation of nitrite esters.
- nitrite ester;
- sodium nitrite;
- aluminum sulfate;
- acetic acid