Iron(III)-induced cleavage of cyclic allylic hydroperoxides to dicarbonyl compounds under aprotic conditions

Richard K. Haynes, Simone C. Vonwiller

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Abstract

Secondary and tertiary cyclic allylic hydroperoxides are rapidly cleaved by iron(III) catalysts in dichloromethane into dicarbonyl compounds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)449-451
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1990

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