oa South African Journal of Chemistry - Zn(BH4)2/2NaCl : a novel reducing system for efficient reduction of organic carbonyl compounds to their corresponding alcohols : research article
|Article Title||Zn(BH4)2/2NaCl : a novel reducing system for efficient reduction of organic carbonyl compounds to their corresponding alcohols : research article|
|© Publisher:||South African Chemical Institute (SACI)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Chemistry|
|Affiliations||1 Islamic Azad University, Iran and 2 Islamic Azad University, Iran|
|Publication Date||Jan 2013|
|Pages||150 - 157|
|Keyword(s)||Carbonyl compounds, Chemoselective, NaCl, Reduction, Regioselectivity and Zn(BH4)2|
Zn(BH4)2/2NaCl, obtained by the reaction of ZnCl2 and NaBH4, is a stable, efficient and selective reducing system in dry-THF. The Zn(BH4)2/2NaCl system (0.5-1 mmol) reduces a variety of carbonyl compounds to their corresponding alcohols in CH3CN at room temperature in high to excellent yields.
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