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Solvent-Free Coumarin Synthesis

Teizo Sugino, Koichi Tanaka*

*Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Ehime University, Email:

T. Sugino, K. Tanaka, Chem. Lett., 2001, 110-111.

DOI: 10.1246/cl.2001.110

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Solvent-free conditions for the synthesis of coumarins via Pechmann and Knoevenagel condensation reactions offer waste minimization, simple operation and easier product work-up.

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Key Words

Pechmann Condensation, Coumarins

ID: JXX-Y2001