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Electrochemical methoxymethylation of alcohols – a new, green and safe approach for the preparation of MOM ethers and other acetals

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Abstract

A new, green, safe, cost-effective and highly efficient electrochemical approach for the methoxymethylation of alcohols and phenols was successfully developed. The methodology was also applied to the synthesis of substituted acetals.

Graphical abstract: Electrochemical methoxymethylation of alcohols – a new, green and safe approach for the preparation of MOM ethers and other acetals

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The article was received on 19 Jul 2018, accepted on 10 Aug 2018 and first published on 10 Aug 2018


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05843A
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2018,54, 9969-9972
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    Electrochemical methoxymethylation of alcohols – a new, green and safe approach for the preparation of MOM ethers and other acetals

    X. Luo, X. Ma, F. Lebreux, I. E. Markó and K. Lam, Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 9969
    DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05843A

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