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Explain the Action of Phosphorous Trichloride with Ethanol. Write the Balanced Chemical Equation of the Above Reaction. - Science and Technology 2

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Explain the action of phosphorous trichloride with ethanol. Write the balanced chemical equation of the above reaction.

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Solution

Ethanol reacts with phosphorus trichloride at room temperature to give
chloroalkane and phosphorus acid.
3C2H5OH + PCl3 → 3C2H5Cl + H3PO3

Concept: Ethanol
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