Russian Journal of Organic Chemistry

, Volume 54, Issue 8, pp 1148–1155 | Cite as

Synthesis of Benzyl Alkyl Ethers by Intermolecular Dehydration of Benzyl Alcohol with Aliphatic Alcohols under the Effect of Copper Containing Catalysts

  • А. R. BayguzinaEmail author
  • L. I. Gimaletdinova
  • R. I. Khusnutdinov


Synthesis of benzyl alkyl ethers was performed in high yields by intermolecular dehydration of benzyl and primary, secondary, tertiary alcohols under the effect of copper containing catalysts. The formation of benzyl alkyl ethers occurs with participation of benzyl cation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • А. R. Bayguzina
    • 1
    Email author
  • L. I. Gimaletdinova
    • 1
  • R. I. Khusnutdinov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Petrochemistry and CatalysisRussian Academy of SciencesUfaRussia

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