Can an carboxylic acid be reduced with lithium aluminium hydride ?

Asked by  | 28th Feb, 2008, 07:11: PM

Expert Answer:

lithium aluminium hydride is a slective reducing agent and is used when c=c is present. otherwise it will reduce acids.

Answered by  | 2nd Mar, 2008, 06:49: PM

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