Interaction | Reaction | Process     Data Page

Radicals, such as the pentyl radical can eliminate ethene (ethylene).

This process occurs during the thermal cracking of long chain hydrocarbons.

Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)

Reactant Page Go To Go To
1-Pentyl radical     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
1-Propyl radical     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Ethylene     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming

Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
British A-Level Chemistry: AS
Cracking, Thermal
Decomposition by Heat (Pyrolysis)

© 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