Q. 64.1( 9 Votes )
Which reagent wil A. Cl2/UV light
B. NaCl + H2SO4
C. Cl2 gas in dark
D. Cl2 gas in the presence of iron in dark
Production of alkyl chlorides from alkanes can be carried out by chlorination under the presence of UV light. Chlorine molecule under the influence of UV light forms free radicals, which react with alkanes to form a mixture of isomeric mono- and polyhaloalkanes. The correct option is (i).
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