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Acetylene, in the presence of a copper acetylide (CuC2) catalyst, undergoes a nucleophilic addition with aqueous formaldehyde (formalin) to give the 2-butyne-1,4-diol.
Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)
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