Pub No:
151
Title:
Decarbonylation of Aldehydes Using Ruthenium(II) Porphyrin Catalysts
Authors:
Domazetis, G., James, B.R., Tarpey, B., and David Dolphin
Journal:
Catalytic Activation of Carbon Monoxide, P. Ford, Ed., ACS Symp. Series 152, American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C.
Year:
1981
Pages:
243-252
Abstract:
Decarboxylation of aldehydes, e.g., PhCHO, 1-heptanal, and cyclohexanecarboxaldehyde over RRu(Ph3P)2 Bu3P (R = tetraphenylporphyrin dianion) gave the hydrocarbons, e.g., C66H6, hexane, and cyclohexane.

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