Russian Chemical Bulletin

, Volume 46, Issue 6, pp 1131–1135 | Cite as

Electrochemical trifluoromethylation of aromatic compounds

  • V. A. Grinberg
  • S. A. Lundgren
  • S. R. Sterlin
  • E. I. Mysov
Organic Chemistry


It was shown that the current yield of the products of anodic trifluoromethylation of arenes correlates with the adsorptivity and the rate of electrooxidation of arenes on the surface of a platinum electrode.

Key words

arenes electrochemical trifluoromethylation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. A. Grinberg
    • 1
  • S. A. Lundgren
    • 2
  • S. R. Sterlin
    • 1
  • E. I. Mysov
    • 1
  1. 1.A. N. Frumkin Institute of ElectrochemistryRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussian Federation
  2. 2.Experimental StationCentral Research and Development E. I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company, Inc.WilmingtonUSA

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