Reaction of activated aromatics containing phenols, naphthol, methoxynaphthalenes, anisole etc. with 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium tribromide ([Bmim]Br3) under solvent-free conditions, selectively gave the corresponding monobromination products with excellent yields.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Chinese Chemical Letters|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Aug 2005|
- Activated aromatics