An experiment designed for organic chemistry students at the sophomore level is presented. The experiment, which involves no special equipment and which employs only inexpensive reagents, demonstrates the conversion of anthranilic acid to o-fluorobenzoic acid via the modified Schiemann Reaction.
Setliff, Frank L.
"Preparation of o-Fluorobenzoic Acid. An Elementary Organic Laboratory Experiment,"
Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science: Vol. 25
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/jaas/vol25/iss1/6