why thionyl chloride method in the best method for prepare alkyl chloride

Asked by deepakatur454 | 16th Oct, 2020, 01:18: PM

Expert Answer:

When we used thionyl chloride for preparation of alkyl chloride, the byproducts of the reaction such as SO2 and HCl being gases, escape into the atmosphere leaving behind only alkyl chlorides in almost pure state.

Answered by Ramandeep | 19th Oct, 2020, 08:43: PM