An unexpected aromatization reaction during the preparation of 1,2-cyclohexanedione ethers
Year: 2017 Issue: 1 January-March
p.1 - 5
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Ryan DeAngelis, Amy Solinski and David A. Hunt
In a heretofore-unreported reaction, 1,2-cyclohexandione reacts with a variety of alcohols under mild acid-catalyzed dehydration conditions to afford not only ethers of 1,2- cyclohexanedione but the corresponding aryl ethers as well in moderate to good yield.KEYWORDS
- aryl ethers