Russian Chemical Bulletin

, Volume 45, Issue 8, pp 2018–2019 | Cite as

Highly efficient synthesis of trimethylarsine

  • V. V. Gavrilenko
  • L. A. Chekulaeva
  • I. V. Pisareva
Brief Communications


A convenient, highly efficient, and environmentally safe procedure for the preparation of trimethylarsine was proposed. A quantitative yield of this compound in the reaction of As2O3 with AIMe3 was attained for the first time by using mechanochemical activation of the process.

Key words

trimethylarsine trimethylaluminum synthesis ecological safety 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. V. Gavrilenko
    • 1
  • L. A. Chekulaeva
    • 1
  • I. V. Pisareva
    • 1
  1. 1.A. N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussian Federation

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