Synthesis of salicylic acid

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Synthesis of acetyl-salicylic acid, using a lab-on-a-chip system or a chem printer

M. BindhammerM. Bindhammer 08/08/2015 at 13:300 Comments

My lab in Germany is ready for small chemical experiments. I still do not have a water jacketed condenser apparatus, so I tried it without, see Stage 2 video.

Synthesized salicylic acid, the chemical precursor for Aspirin: