ethyl chloroacetate

ethyl chloroacetate

[¦eth·əl ‚klȯr·ō′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH2ClCOOC2H5 A colorless liquid, boiling at 145°C; used as a poison gas, solvent, and chemical intermediate.
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Then ethyl chloroacetate (1.22 mL, 0.01 mole) was added to the reaction mixture and stirred for 6 h.
After complete addition, stirring of the reaction mixture was continued for 6 h Then ethyl chloroacetate (1.22, 0.01 mol) was added to the mixture and stirring continued for 3 h, then the mixture was poured into crushed ice and HCl; the resulting precipitate was filtrated off, dried, and recrystallized from the appropriate solvent to give 19a,b.
A mixture of phenyltetrazole 5 g (0.03 mol) in methanol is prepared, stirred well to dissolve compound 2.To this add 3.67 mL (0.03 mol) of ethyl chloroacetate drop wise with continuous stirring to get clear solution.