Quinaldinium fluorochromate and quinaldinium dichromate: Two new and efficient reagents for the oxidation of alcohols

Degirmenbasi N. , Ozgun B.

MONATSHEFTE FUR CHEMIE, vol.135, no.4, pp.407-410, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 135 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00706-003-0079-0
  • Title of Journal : MONATSHEFTE FUR CHEMIE
  • Page Numbers: pp.407-410


Two new mild oxidizing agents, quinaldinium fluorochromate and quinaldinium dichromate, were prepared and characterized. These reagents are suitable to oxidize various primary and secondary alcohols to the corresponding carbonyl compounds and anthracene to antraquinone in good yields.