Melamine trisulfonic acid: A new, efficient and reusable catalyst for the protection of alcohols, phenols, aldehydes and amines

Authors

1 Department of Chemistry, College of Science, University of Guilan, Rasht, zip code 41335, I.R. Iran.

2 College of Chemistry, Bu-Ali Sina University, Hamedan,I.R. Iran

Abstract

Tetrahydropyranylation of alcohols and phenols, acetylation of aldehydes and N-Boc protection of amines are efficiently catalyzed by melamine trisulfonic acid (MTSA). All reactions were performed at room temperature in good to high yields.

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