Piperonal synthesis using bleach?

First published at 16:14 UTC on June 17th, 2018.

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After successfully oxidising piperinic acid to piperonal using a mixture of permanganate and periodate, we try out a viewer suggestion and see if sodium hypochlorite bleach has any potential for this same reaction.

CategoryScience & Technology
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