Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 28, Issue 5, pp 493–495 | Cite as

Synthesis of model dimers of lignin from (1-hydroxyalkyl)phenols

  • L. S. Smirnova
  • Kh. A. Abduazimov


It has been shown that model (1-hydroxyalkyl)phenols of lignin condense in an acid medium with heating to form dimers of the indan and Ar-C3-Ar series, depending on the substituents in the aromatic ring.


Eugenol Syringyl Model Dimer Syringaldehyde Dimethoxyphenyl 


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  • L. S. Smirnova
  • Kh. A. Abduazimov

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