Photo-oxidations of olefins and benzene derivatives

Noga Friedman, Malka Gorodetsky, Yehuda Mazur

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Irradiation of olefins with u.v. light in open flasks in the presence of HgBr2 or N-bromosuccinimide, and of aromatic compounds in the presence of HgBr2, leads to allylic and benzylic oxidation products, respectively.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)874
Number of pages1
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications
Issue number15
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1971
Externally publishedYes

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