Accession Number : AD0717169

Title :   Icosahedral Carboranes. XVII. A Simplified Preparation of o-Carborane.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : OLIN CORP NEW HAVEN CONN CHEMICALS GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Beall,Herbert

Report Date : JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : A new synthesis of 1,2-dicarbaclosododecaborane is described which involves the reaction of acetylene with B10H12L2 compounds in the solid state. This simplified laboratory procedure provides pure o-carborane in one step as a sublimate from the reaction mixture. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BORANES, SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY)), (*DECABORANES, CHEMICAL REACTIONS), ALKYNES, ADDITION REACTIONS

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE