Is saponification an exothermic or endothermic reaction ? Why?

Asked by P S Lakshmi | 5th Mar, 2015, 05:08: PM

Expert Answer:

Saponification is an exothermic reaction.
This is because heat is liberated during the process.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 5th Mar, 2015, 07:21: PM