Various S-methyl dithiocarbonates of tertiary and secondary alcohols are readily deoxygenated in high isolated yields by radical deoxygenation with di-n-butylphosphine oxide and various radical initiators in boiling dioxane. Primary alcohols react similarly in boiling xylenes.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 1998 Jan 1|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Organic Chemistry