Metathesis of ethyl 4-pentenoic acid and its cometathesis with α-olefins

  • V. M. Vdovin
  • N. B. Bespalova
  • M. A. Bovina
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A system containing WC16 and l,l,3,3-tetramethyl-l,3-disilacyclobutane catalyzes the metathesis of ethyl 4-pentenoic acid and its cometathesis with 1-heptene.


Ethyl Metathesis Disilacyclobutane 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. M. Vdovin
    • 1
  • N. B. Bespalova
    • 1
  • M. A. Bovina
    • 1
  1. 1.A. V. Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical SynthesisAcademy of Sciences of the USSRMoscow

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