please tell the bromine water test for phenol.

Asked by Prashaant Malaviya | 21st Feb, 2013, 10:00: PM

Expert Answer:

If bromine water is added to a solution of phenol in water, the bromine water is decolourised and a white precipitate is formed which smells of antiseptic.

Answered by  | 22nd Feb, 2013, 04:24: AM

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