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    Can someone explain how you convert the sodium propanoate back to a carboxylic acid?

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    You add dilute Hydrochloric acid I believe.
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    (Original post by an_atheist)
    You add dilute Hydrochloric acid I believe.
    Just dilute HCl?
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    Any dilute mineral acid will do.

    You also should heat it.
 
 
 
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