Is the reaction of methyl chloride and sodium hydroxide (aq) irreversible simply due to the relative stability of sodium hydroxide and sodium chloride? Or is there more to it than that?

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    $\begingroup$ Which reaction and under what conditions? $\endgroup$ – Waylander Jan 8 '19 at 11:57
  • $\begingroup$ Think about what the product of the reaction is going to be, assuming that the $\ce NaOH$ is aq (as stated) and dilute. $\endgroup$ – H.Linkhorn Jan 8 '19 at 20:28

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