Merck

Acceptor-free alcohol dehydrogenation by recyclable ruthenium catalyst.

Organic letters (2006-06-02)
Won-Hee Kim, In Soo Park, Jaiwook Park
ABSTRACT

An efficient oxidant-free oxidation for a wide range of alcohols was achieved by a recyclable ruthenium catalyst. The catalyst was prepared from readily available reagents by a one-pot synthesis through nanoparticle generation and gelation. [structure: see text]

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Product Description

Sigma-Aldrich
Ruthenium(III) chloride hydrate, ReagentPlus®
Sigma-Aldrich
Ruthenium(III) chloride hydrate, 99.98% trace metals basis