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12. Alcohols, Ethers, Epoxides and Thiols

Thiol Reactions

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Thiols are more acidic than their oxygen-containing analogs, alcohols. Therefore, acid-base reactions will highly influence their reactivity, with the formation of a thiolate anion usually being the first step.

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The mechanism of Sulfide Synthesis.

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The mechanism of Disulfide Synthesis.

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