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Chapter 8

Redox Processes and Electron Transfer: Free Radicals Are a Central Player

In essentially all the reactions discussed so far, the radicals were generated by thermal or photochemical homolysis. There is another way to produce radicals and this is represented in Scheme 8.1. It consists in removing an electron from an electron-rich species represented by an anion or by adding...

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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