Direct catalytic oxidation of cyclohexene to 1, 2-cyclohexanediol by aqueous hydrogen peroxide under solvent-free condition
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Cyclohexene can be oxidized directly to 1, 2-cyclohexanediol with aqueous hydrogen peroxide under solvent-free condition using a heteropolyphosphatotungstate catalyst. And an isolated yield of 54% was obtained in this catalytic system.
KeywordsCyclohexene Epoxidation Heteropolyphosphatotungstate Hydrogen peroxide
This work was supported by the National Nature Science Foundation of China (No.20233050) and the National Basic Research Program of China (Grant No. 2003CB615805).
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