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My professor says it reduces only aldehydes and ketones, but acid chlorides are generally more reactive than both of them.

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    $\begingroup$ @Zhe That question refers to Dibal-H reduction of acid chlorides $\endgroup$
    – Waylander
    Mar 31 at 11:03

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This paper reports the reduction of acyl halides to alcohols with NaBH4/K2CO3 in dichloromethane/water at low temperature under phase transfer catalysis.

This paper reports the reduction of acyl halides by sodium borohydride in dimethyl formamide to aldehydes.

The choice of solvent conditions is critical as acyl halides will react with most of the solvents that are commonly used with NaBH4.

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