Oxidation of Primary Alcohols to Carboxylic Acids

A Guide to Current Common Practice

  • Gabriel Tojo
  • Marcos Fernández

Part of the Basic Reactions in Organic Synthesis book series (BROS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 1-12
  3. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 13-31
  4. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 43-60
  5. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 61-78
  6. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 79-103
  7. Gabriel Tojo, Marcos Fernández
    Pages 105-109
  8. Back Matter

About this book


This book, the second in the series Basic Reactions in Organic Synthesis, is a laboratory guide for the transformation of primary alcohols into carboxylic acids. It contains copious information on important experimental details and procedures for the successful and reliable completion of this oxidation. This work is an important addition to any laboratory involved in the preparation of organic molecules.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Gabriel Tojo
    • 1
  • Marcos Fernández
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Organic Chemistry Faculty of ChemistryUniversity of Santiago de Compostela15872-Santiago de CompostelaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/0-387-35432-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-35431-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-35432-3
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