Methyl iodide using aluminium foil

First published at 13:56 UTC on June 17th, 2018.

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In a previous experiment we prepared ethyl iodide using ethanol, iodine, and aluminium foil. We try again and see if methyl iodide can be similarly prepared, and in what sort of yield.

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