FETIZON’S REAGENT

Silver carbonate, Ag2CO3 precipitated on Celite is called Fetizon’s reagent. It is used to oxidize primary and secondary alcohols to aldehydes and ketones respectively under mild and neutral conditions on small scale. The Ag+ ion is reduced to metallic Ag0.

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