Manganese/Bicarbonate-Catalyzed Epoxidation of Lipophilic Alkenes with Hydrogen Peroxide in Ionic Liquids

Kit Ho Tong, Kwok Yin Wong, Tak Hang Chan

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(Equation presented) Effective epoxidation of lipophilic alkenes using hydrogen peroxide was accomplished with the manganese sulfate/bicarbonate catalytic system in an ionic liquid at room temperature.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3423-3425
Number of pages3
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 18 Sep 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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