GSC  Vol.3 No.2 , May 2013
Glycerol-Based Carbon-SO3H Catalyzed Benign Synthetic Protocol for the Acetylation of Alcohols, Phenols and Amines under Solvent-Free Conditions
ABSTRACT
A simple and efficient solvent-free method was developed for the acetylation of alcohols, phenols and amines in excellent yields employing glycerol-based sulfonic acid (-SO3H) functionalized carbon catalyst under environmentally benign reaction conditions. The salient features of this protocol are the short reaction time, ease of product isolation and reusability of the carbon catalyst.

Cite this paper
K. Gangadhar, M. Vijay, R. Prasad and B. Devi, "Glycerol-Based Carbon-SO3H Catalyzed Benign Synthetic Protocol for the Acetylation of Alcohols, Phenols and Amines under Solvent-Free Conditions," Green and Sustainable Chemistry, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 122-128. doi: 10.4236/gsc.2013.32014.
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