Anodic Synthesis of New Benzofuran Derivatives Using Active Methylene Group at Platinum Electrode

Jyoti Malviya Jyoti Malviya , R. K. P. Singh R. K. P. Singh , Shashi Kala Shashi Kala , L. K. Sharma L. K. Sharma
Российский электрохимический журнал
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A facile and Eco-compatible synthesis of benzofuran derivatives (4a–4h) has been carried out at platinum electrode by electrochemical oxidation of catechol in the presence of active methylene groups. Electro- organic synthesis has been performed in an undivided cell at ambient conditions. The products of electrolysis have been purified and characterized by FTIR, 1H NMR and 13C NMR and mechanism was deduced by voltammetric studies.

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  • Electrochemical Laboratory of Green Synthesis Department of Chemistry, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, 211002, U.P., India

    Jyoti Malviya, R. K. P. Singh, Shashi Kala & L. K. Sharma

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