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Functionalized Ionic Liquid as an Efficient and Recyclable Reaction Medium for Phosphine-Free Palladium-Catalyzed Heck Reaction

Li Zhoua, Lei Wang*

*Department of Chemistry, Huaibei Coal Teachers College, Huaibei, Anhui 235000, P. R. of China, Email:

L. Zhou, L. Wang, Synthesis, 2006, 2649-2652.

DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-942466


The functionalized ionic liquid 1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-3-methyl­imidazolium tetrafluoroborate ([HEmim][BF4]) is an efficient and recyclable reaction medium for palladium-catalyzed Heck reactions under phosphine-free conditions.

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Key Words

Heck reaction, palladium acetate, phosphine-free, ionic liquids, 1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-3-methylimidazolium tetrafluoroborate

ID: J66-Y2006-2580