1887

oa South African Journal of Chemistry - Zn(BH)/2NaCl : a novel reducing system for efficient reduction of organic carbonyl compounds to their corresponding alcohols : research article

 

Abstract

Zn(BH)/2NaCl, obtained by the reaction of ZnCl and NaBH, is a stable, efficient and selective reducing system in dry-THF. The Zn(BH)/2NaCl system (0.5-1 mmol) reduces a variety of carbonyl compounds to their corresponding alcohols in CHCN at room temperature in high to excellent yields.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/chem/66/1/EJC135986
2013-01-01
2016-12-07
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error