Interaction | Reaction | Process     Data Page

(2R)-2-Bromopropanoate will undergo an internal (intramolecular) SN2 reaction to give the corresponding alpha-lactone.

Reactant Page Go To Go To
(2R)-2-Bromopropanoate ion     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
(2R)-2-Methyl alpha-lactone     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Bromide ion     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming

Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
Neighbouring Group Effect
SN1, SN2 and SNi Reaction Pathways
SNi: Reactivity of (2R)-2-Bromopropanoic acid
Substitution: Nucleophilic Internal

© Mark R. Leach 1999 –

Queries, Suggestions, Bugs, Errors, Typos...

If you have any:

Suggestions for links
Bug, typo or grammatical error reports about this page,

please contact Mark R. Leach, the author, using