Accession Number : AD0746779

Title :   A Re-Examination of the Sodium and Liquid Ammonia Reduction of m-Methoxybenzoic Acid,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Biffin,M. E. C. ; Moritz,A. G. ; Paul,D. B.

Report Date : 22 DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The reduction of m-methoxybenzoic acid by the procedure of Chapman and Fitton was studied. It afforded mainly a dihydro product; the p.m.r. spectrum and other data indicated that only 17% of tetrahydrobenzoic acid derivatives were formed.

Descriptors :   (*BENZOIC ACIDS, *REDUCTION(CHEMISTRY)), AMMONIA, SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES), SODIUM, MAGNETIC RESONANCE, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE