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Homework Help: Kolbe electrolysis - can you help me?

  1. Jun 23, 2012 #1
    I don't know how to complete this chemical equation using Kolbe.

    HCOONa+CH3COONa+H2O---> (electrolyse)
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  3. Jun 23, 2012 #2
    Hi expelliarmus9! :smile:

    Can you answer what kind of a general reaction does Kolbe's method give?
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