Hydroesterification of alkenes with sodium formate and alcohols promoted by cooperative catalysis of Ru3(CO)12 and 2-pyridinemethanol

Dong Su Kim, Woo Jin Park, Chang Hee Lee, Chul Ho Jun

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(Figure Presented) A chelation-assisted hydroesterification reaction of alkenes with sodium formate and alcohols that involves cooperative catalysis by Ru3(CO)12 and 2-pyridinemethanol is described. In this three-component coupling reaction, sodium formate serves as the carbon monoxide source.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12191-12196
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Dec 19


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Organic Chemistry

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