Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 7–8 | Cite as

Synthesis of dialkylaminomethylfurfurals

  • L. I. Vereshchagin
  • R. I. Katkevich
  • S. P. Korshunov


N, N-Dialkylaminomethylfurfuryl alcohols are synthesized by reacting furfuryl alcohol with dialkylamines in ethanol in the presence of paraformaldehyde. The N, N-dialkylaminomethylfurfurals are obtained by oxidizing the appropriate amino alcohols with active MnO2.


Alcohol Organic Chemistry Paraformaldehyde MnO2 Furfuryl 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. I. Vereshchagin
    • 1
  • R. I. Katkevich
    • 1
  • S. P. Korshunov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Petroleum and Carbochemical Synthesis of the Zhdanov Irkutsk UniversityUSSR

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