Friedel Crafts alkylation of arenes
Description: In the presence of a catalyst such as FeCl3 or AlCl3 treatment of an aromatic with an alkyl chloride provides an aromatic alkane. This reaction is called “Friedel-Crafts alkylation” .
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Org. Synth. 1939, 19, 36
DOI Link: 10.15227/orgsyn.019.0036
Org. Synth. 1934, 14, 34
DOI Link: 10.15227/orgsyn.014.0034
Org. Synth. 1948, 28, 42
DOI Link: 10.15227/orgsyn.028.0042