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Can someone help me with a separation scheme in Organic Chemistry? It was a lab that we did, and we made isopentyl acetate from isopentyl alcohol, sulfuric acid, and glacial acetic acid

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  1. JFraser
    • 2 years ago
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    it's been a while since i did organic lab, but i would look at the solubility of the product in different solvents, see if you can pull it out into something non-polar like hexane, then evaporate it away

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