I have a nitrobenzene ring which I need to add two substituents...COOCH3 in the meta (#4) position and Iodine in the "other" meta position (#6) (the second Carbon after the ester). The nitro group needs to be taken off as well. I can't seem to find any reference materials on what reagrents can be used. Can you please advise?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 25, 2018, 8:57 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/chemistry/organic-reactions/reagent-add-substituent-nitrobenzene-ring-7059
The solution is hand-drawn in the attachment. The reagents used to add a substituent to a nitrobenzene ring are determined.