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Using Wacker Process show all your work for the mechanism:

Potassium tetrachloroplatinate---> Vinyl Acetate

 

CI
Acetic Acid
Pd-Cl
CH3
H2C
CI
CI
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The process which is used for preparation of aldehydes and ketones from alkene is known as Wacker’s process.

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The formation of vinyl acetate is done using ethene as a starting material in which cataly...

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