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Chapter 4

Reducing Agents Based on Group 4 and Aqueous Media

The use of free radical reactions in organic synthesis started with the reduction of functional groups. The purpose of this chapter is to give an overview of how the conventional tin-mediated reductions in organic solvents were transformed into more benign and metal-free reductions in aqueous media....

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Print publication date
10 Nov 2009
Copyright year
2009
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-000-6
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-076-1
From the book series:
Green Chemistry Series