How will you convert chlorobenzene to phenol?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 25th Mar, 2014, 05:08: PM

Expert Answer:

Chlorobenzene when fused with NaOH at 623K and 320 atmospheric pressure gives sodium phenoxide which on acidification produces phenol.

 

 

 

 

Answered by  | 25th Mar, 2014, 07:08: PM