Green methodology for the preparation of disulfide

Pankaj Attri, Shweta Gupta, Rupesh Kumar

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Abstract

A very simple, green method for the efficient oxidation of thiols to disulfides catalyzed by ascorbic acid was found to be practical, inexpensive, and reusable and has a simple work-up procedure. This oxidation is suitable for a variety of thiols at room temperature and proceeds cleanly in short reaction time and with high yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-42
Number of pages10
JournalGreen Chemistry Letters and Reviews
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2012
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Environmental Chemistry

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