Étard reaction

What is Étard reaction?

The Étard reaction is a chemical process that involves the oxidation of an arylmethyl group to an aldehyde, which is achieved through treatment with chromyl chloride (CrO2Cl2).

Etard reaction

References

  • A.L. Etard, Compt. Rend. 90, 534 (1880)
  • A.L. Etard Ann. Chim. Phys. 22, 218 (1881)
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