Mild cobalt chloride-catalyzed benzylic oxidation under neutral conditions

Pei Li, Howard Alper

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Cobalt chloride in diglyme or diglyme-methyl ethyl ketone is an effective system for the oxidation of benzylic groups of alkyl aromatics under mild, neutral conditions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-54
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Molecular Catalysis
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jul 1990
Externally publishedYes

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