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Acetaldehyde is oxidised to acetic acid with oxygen. Co and/or Mo acetate catalysts.The reaction proceeds via a peracetic acid intermediate (and when the reaction is run under mild and non-catalytic conditions this can be the major product).
Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)
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