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Graphite as an Efficient Catalyst for One-Step Conversion of Aldehydes into Nitriles in Dry Media

Hashem Sharghi*, Mona Hosseini Sarvari

*Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Shiraz University, Shiraz 71454, Iran, Email:

H. Shargi, M. H. Sarvari, Synthesis, 2003, 243-246.

DOI: 10.1055/s-2003-36830

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Graphite promotes the conversion of aldehydes into nitriles in high yields.

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Key Words

nitriles, aldehydes, graphite, solvent-free conditions, one-step procedure

ID: J66-Y2003-1740