Why is the iodination of bromine difficult?

Asked by deepthy13jgd | 21st May, 2014, 10:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Dear,

Thanks for asking us a question in Ask the Expert section of TopperLearning.com.

We have not understood the query that you have posted. We would request you to clarify / provide additional details so that we may answer this to the best of the ability.
Iodine and bromine, both are halogens. Hence, iodination of bromine is not possible. Do you mean ionization of of bromine instead of iodination of bromine?
Regards

Topperlearning Team.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 23rd May, 2014, 10:56: AM