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Name Reactions pp 175-176 | Cite as

Haworth reaction

  • Jie Jack Li

Abstract

Friedel-Crafts reaction of an arene with succinic anhydride is followed by reduction and an additional intramolecular Friedel-Crafts reaction to give tetralone. The entire process is called the Haworth reaction.

Keywords

Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Entire Process Succinic Anhydride Acylation Reduction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jie Jack Li
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  1. 1.Chemistry DepartmentPfizer Global Research and DevelopmentAnn ArborUSA

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