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Article info. : 2005; 2(1) (pp 48~53)


Al2O3/MeSO3H (AMA) a Useful System for Direct Sulfonylation of Phenols with p-Toluenesulfonic Acid

H. Sharghi* and Z.Shahsavari-Fard

Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Shiraz University, Shiraz 71454, I.R. Iran. (Received 20 November 2004, Accepted 10 January 2005)

A useful method for direct sulfonylation of phenols with p-toluenesulfonic acid in the presence of Al2O3/MeSO3H system has been described.

Keywords: Hydroxyaryl sulfones, Phenols, Al2O3 , MeSO3H, p-Toluenesulfonic acid


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