salicylic acid is treated with o3nd zn/hcl we get a
then a is treated with oh- we get b
find b in the reaction

Asked by maitridesai429 | 5th Apr, 2015, 11:25: AM

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Ozonolysis causes the cleavage of alkenes(double bond) or alkynes(triple bonds) by reaction with ozone followed by reducing work-up with Zinc in acetic acid.
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Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 6th Apr, 2015, 06:59: PM

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