Interaction | Reaction | Process Data Page
Esters are hydrolysed by aqueous alkali to (after acidification) the carboxylic acid and the alcohol.
Generic Organic reaction
|Reactant Page||Go To||Go To|
|Ester (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Hydroxide ion||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Carboxylate ion (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Alcohol (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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