Formation and reactivity of a peroxide adduct of iron(III) complexes containing substituted phenol derivatives

Sayo Ito, Miyuki Suzuki, Teruyuki Kobayashi, Hiroki Itoh, Akihiko Harada, Shigeru Ohba, Yuzo Nishida

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Binding of the oxygen atom of iron(III)-pcroxide adducts to phenol rings has been found to be highly controlled by the substituents on the ring, implying that the interaction between the adduct and the ring involves an electronic attractive force, whereby the adduct acts as an electrophile.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2579-2580
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society - Dalton Transactions
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Jun 21


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