The Synthesis of 7-t-Butylisobenzofuran-4,5-dione

C.G. Sims, Dieter Wege

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The title compound has been prepared by a route in which the key step is the decarbonylation and subsequent Alder-Rickert cleavage of the adduct between 8-t-butyl-1,4-dihydro-1,4-epoxynaphthalene-5,6-dione and tetraphenylcyclopentadienone.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1983-1990
JournalAustralian Journal of Chemistry: an international journal for chemical science
Publication statusPublished - 1992


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