ZrOCl2·8H2O: An efficient and recyclable catalyst for the three-component synthesis of amidoalkyl naphthols under solvent-free conditions

An efficient synthesis of amidoalkyl naphthols from the reaction of β-naphthol and various aromatic aldehydes and amides using ZrOCl2·8H2O, an environmentally friendly catalyst under a thermal solvent-free green procedure is described. This simple protocol offers advantages such as shorter reaction...

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Main Authors: S. Sheik Mansoor, K. Aswin, K. Logaiya, S.P.N. Sudhan
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2016-03-01
Series:Journal of Saudi Chemical Society
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1319610312000798