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Phenylacetic acid to sodium phenyl acetate

  1. Sep 24, 2013 #1
    Can any body tell me how to convert phenyl acetic acid to sodium phenyl acetate. thanks.
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 24, 2013 #2
    You are trying to convert an acid to salt. What kind of reaction would give you that?
  4. Oct 1, 2013 #3
    Add sodium hydroxide.
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