alkylation

Alkylation of Amines Tends To Be A Pretty Crappy Reaction

Alkylation of Amines Tends To Be A Pretty Crappy Reaction

May 26, 2017

Trends in the basicity of amines provide a classic example of why chemistry is so interesting; it’s deciphering the delicate trade-offs between various general factors in specific cases that gives chemists a buz…

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Reagent Friday: Aluminum Chloride (AlCl3)

Reagent Friday: Aluminum Chloride (AlCl3)

July 22, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  Note: there’s going to be an exciting announcement within the next little whi…

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