Electrosynthesis of hydrogen peroxide in room temperature ionic liquids and in situ epoxidation of alkenes

Michael Chi Yung Tang, Kwok Yin Wong, Tak Hang Chan

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Hydrogen peroxide can be electrosynthesized from oxygen in [bmim][BF 4]-water and used in situ for the epoxidation of alkenes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1345-1347
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 14 Mar 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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