KBr Catalyzed Oxidation of Alcohols and Trimethylsilyl and Tetrahydropyranyl Ethers with Fe(NO3)3.9H2O


1 Department of Chemistry,Guilan University

2 Department of Chemistry,University of Bu-Ali-Sina


Alcohols and trimethylsilyl and tetrahydropyranyl ethers are eciently oxidized to their
corresponding carbonyl compounds, using Fe(NO3)3.9H2O, in the presence of KBr, under mild
and completely heterogeneous reaction conditions, with good to high yields.