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A new oxidative reagent synthesis and its applications: Tetrakis-(2,4,6-trimethylpyridine)silver(I) dichromate (T-TMPSDC)

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Fatma Aydin
Semih Dersin


Tetrakis-(2,4,6-trimethylpyridine)silver(I) dichromate (T-TMPSDC) was easily synthesized by addition of 2,4,6-trimethylpyridine to an aqueous precipitation of silver dichromate and characterized thoroughly, using spectroscopic and others analytical methods such as FT-IR, 1H NMR, 13C NMR, DTA, SEM-EDS and XRD. When T-TMPSDC was used as an oxidative reagent, it showed selectivity in the oxidation of primary, secondary and benzylic alcohols to their corresponding carbonyl compounds in presence of benzylic carbons and arenes such as tetraline, anthracene and phenanthrene.

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Aydin, F.; Dersin, S. A New Oxidative Reagent Synthesis and Its Applications: Tetrakis-(2,4,6-trimethylpyridine)silver(I) Dichromate (T-TMPSDC). Eur. J. Chem. 2017, 8, 174-178.

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This work was financially supported by Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Research Fund. (Project No, BAP, 2014/191-Turkey). The authors would also like to thank Yıldız YILDIRIM (KALESERAMIK A.Ş. ArGe, Turkey) for the TG/DTG and XRD analysis.

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