Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Selective Nitration of Aromatic Compounds with Bismuth Subnitrate and Thionyl Chloride

ADD TO MY LIST
 
Author(s): Hussni A. Muathen

Journal: Molecules
ISSN 1420-3049

Volume: 8;
Issue: 7;
Start page: 593;
Date: 2003;
Original page

Keywords: Bismuth subnitrate | thionyl chloride | nitration | aromatic compounds | phenols

ABSTRACT
Bismuth subnitrate/thionyl chloride have been found to be an efficient combination of reagents for nitration of a wide range of aromatic compounds in dichloromethane. Phenols, in particular, were easily mononitrated and dinitrated with the reagents by controlling the stoichiometry,
Get a faster system with an easy scan today!