Dichlorination of olefins with NCS/Ph3P

Yasumasa Kamada, Yuta Kitamura, Tetsuaki Tanaka, Takehiko Yoshimitsu

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A 2:1 mixture of NCS and Ph3P successfully promoted the anti-dichlorination of olefins to provide corresponding dichlorides, serving as a molecular chlorine surrogate generated in situ.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1598-1601
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Mar 14 2013
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry

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