Direct nitration of aniline is not carried out.Explain why?

Asked by ketagajjar | 6th Jan, 2009, 07:40: PM

Expert Answer:

Direct nitration of aniline is not carried out because by doing this it gets oxidised into protonated aniline which give 47% m-nitroaniline .

Answered by  | 7th Jan, 2009, 07:48: AM

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