NaBH4/PdCl2 catalyzed reduction of Benzylic -OH , Hive Chemistry Discourse
    Ritter (Master Whacker) 12-13-01 21:16 No 247394
      NaBH4/PdCl2 catalyzed reduction of Benzylic -OH </td> <td class="text_bg" align="right" valign="top">  <a href="" title="Add this post to your bookmark list in your Private Area">Bookmark</a>  </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr class="text_bg"> <td colspan="2" valign="top" align="left"> <br> I found this ref in "Annual Reports in Organic Synthesis-1981."  It is for a NaBH4/Palladium Chloride catalyzed reduction of benzylic alcohols which may prove to be very useful to us.  Can someone please check it out and let us know the basic reaction parameters?  Reported yields are 50-91% <br><br>Chem. Lett., 1029 (1981) </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr class="text_bg"> <td align="left" valign="bottom"><img src="../forum/images/left_bottom.gif" border="0" height="12" width="9"></td> <td valign="middle" align="center" colspan="7"> </td> <td align="right" valign="bottom"><img src="../forum/images/right_bottom.gif" border="0" height="12" width="9"></td> </tr> <tr class="page_bg"> <td colspan="9"> </td> </tr> </body> </html>