Accession Number : ADD012465

Title :   Synthesis of Geminal Dinitro Compounds.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Grakauskas,Vytautas ; Garver,Lee C ; Baum,Kurt

Report Date : 10 Jun 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Geminal dinitro compounds are prepared by reacting an organic nitro compound having a replaceable hydrogen on the carbon to which the nitro group is attached with a source of nitrite ions in the presence of an oxidizing agent and a catalytic amount of an alkali metal ferricyanide.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY), *NITROGEN COMPOUNDS, *ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, ALKALINE EARTH METALS, CATALYSTS, CYCLIC COMPOUNDS, ALKALI METALS, NITRITES, SALTS, CYANIDES, IRON COMPOUNDS, OXIDATION

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE