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Improved chemoselective, ecofriendly conditions for the conversion of primary alkyl halides into nitroalkanes under PEG400

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Abstract

Treatment of primary alkyl bromides or iodides with 1.5–3 equivalents of sodium nitrite, at room temperature, in PEG400 as solvent, allows the chemoselective formation of primary nitroalkanes in satisfactory to good yields, under ecofriendly reaction conditions.

Graphical abstract: Improved chemoselective, ecofriendly conditions for the conversion of primary alkyl halides into nitroalkanes under PEG400

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The article was received on 08 Apr 2008, accepted on 18 Jun 2008 and first published on 11 Aug 2008


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/B805985C
Green Chem., 2008,10, 1004-1006

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    Improved chemoselective, ecofriendly conditions for the conversion of primary alkyl halides into nitroalkanes under PEG400

    R. Ballini, L. Barboni and A. Palmieri, Green Chem., 2008, 10, 1004
    DOI: 10.1039/B805985C

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