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5.4. Chlorination of Methane

Chlorination of Methane and the Radical Chain Mechanism

Further Reading

Michigan State Virtual Textbook of Organic Chemistry

          Substitution (of H by halogen)

MasterOrganicChemistry

          Free Radical Reactions

Carey 4th Edition On-Line Activity

          Radical Halogenation of Alkanes

Khan Academy

        Free Radical Halogenation

Leah4Sci

Cliffs Notes

        Halogenation of Alkanes

Web Pages

        Formation of haloalkanes

          Radical Halogenation of methane