Interaction | Reaction | Process Data Page
Under acid catalysed and water removing conditions, alcohols react with carboxylic acids to form dialkyl esters. The reaction is reversible.
Generic Organic reaction
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|Carboxylic acid (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Alcohol (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Ester (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Water||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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