Click the structures and reaction arrows in sequence to view the 3D models and animations respectively
Sodium nitrite and strong acid e.g. HCl produce the weak acid nitrous acid which is further protonated and loses water to generate the nitrosonium ion. It can also be formed from alkyl nitrites in the presence of acid. The NO+ nitrosonium ion is used in the formation of diazonium salts.
Click on a star to rate it!
Average rating / 5. Vote count:
No votes so far! Be the first to rate this page.
Let us improve this page!
Thanks for your feedback!