Esterification: write an equation to show the formation of ethyl formate.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 22, 2018, 8:19 pm ad1c9bdddf
There are several ways to synthesize esters.
Typically these are classed as from Carboxylic Acids, from Acyl Chlorides, and from Acid Anhydrides.
Carboxylic acids through Fischer ...
This solution identifies the steps in Fischer esterification. 119 words.