CH242Exp1Eugenol

In this process you take advantage of the fact that

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Unformatted text preview: heating at higher temperatures, steam distillation is an especially advantageous technique for isolating them because their immiscible mixture with water boils below 100° C. After obtaining the oil of cloves by steam distillation, you will need to isolate eugenol by another useful technique known as chemically active extraction. In this process you take advantage of the fact that eugenol, because it is a phenolic compound, is weakly...
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This document was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course CHEM 242 at Colby.

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