Epoxidation of 1,4-Naphthoquinones by Electrochemically Generated Hypohalogen Acids
Epoxidation using electrochemically generated hypohalogen acids in organic solvent-water-halide salt systems was investigated. In the CH3CN-H2O-NaI system, the epoxidation of 1,4-naphthoquinones provided the corresponding epoxides in good yields.
KeywordsGood Yield Oxidation Potential Chemical Oxidant Anodic Current Current Topic
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