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Synthesis of Mixed Carbonates via a Three-Component Coupling of Alcohols, CO2, and Alkyl Halides in the Presence of K2CO3 and Tetrabutylammonium Iodide

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Author(s): Min Shi | Yu-Mei Shen

Journal: Molecules
ISSN 1420-3049

Volume: 7;
Issue: 4;
Start page: 386;
Date: 2002;
Original page

Keywords: potassium carbonate | sodium carbonate | tetrabutylammonium iodide (TBAI) | alcohols | carbonates

ABSTRACT
Various mixed carbonates can be conveniently prepared in good yields using the corresponding alcohols, alkyl halides under CO2 atmosphere in the presence of potassium carbonate or sodium carbonate and tetrabutylammonium iodide.