Uses of ethers
Uses of Diethyl ether
1. Diethyl ether is used as a surgical anaesthetic agent in surgery.
2. It is a good solvent for organic reactions and extraction.
3. It is used as a volatile starting fluid for diesel and gasoline engine.
4. It is used as a refrigerant.
Uses of anisole
1. Anisole is a precursor to the synthesis of perfumes and insecticide pheromones,
2. It is used as a pharmaceutical agent .