5 C-IIH3C-IIH2OH + 12 MnVIIO4- + 36 H+ 12 (MnII)2+ + 10 CIVO2 + 33 H2O

This is an oxidation-reduction (redox) reaction:

12 MnVII + 60 e- 12 MnII (reduction)

10 C-II - 60 e- 10 CIV (oxidation)