Alkene oxidation in water using hydrophobic silica particles derivatized with polyoxometalates as catalysts

Ronny Neumann, Hagit Miller

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An insoluble catalytic assembly consisting of a silicate xerogel covalently modified with phenyl groups and quaternary ammonium-polyoxometalate ion pairs was used to catalyse the oxidation of alkenes with 30% aqueous hydrogen peroxide in the absence of an organic solvent.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2277-2278
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 1995


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  • Molecular Medicine

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