Answer to Question #69244 in Organic Chemistry for Mohammad Hellani

Question #69244
sorry what is the mechanism of reduction of benzonitrile using sodium hypophosphite?
Expert's answer
Answer: benzonitrile cannot be reduced by sodium hypophosphite.
Sourse: Boyer, S. K., Bach, J., McKenna, J., & Jagdmann Jr, E. (1985). Mild hydrogen-transfer reductions using sodium hypophosphite. The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 50(18), 3408-3411.

Need a fast expert's response?

Submit order

and get a quick answer at the best price

for any assignment or question with DETAILED EXPLANATIONS!


Assignment Expert
10.07.17, 21:57

Dear Mohammad Hellani If you have serious assignment that requires large amount of work and hence cannot be done for free you can submit it as assignment and our experts will surely assist you.

Mohammad Hellani
10.07.17, 15:00

But I did it in the lab, and this is an article showing reduction of hypophosphite: Carole Guyon, Estelle Métay, Florence Popowycz, Marc Lemaire. Synthetic applications of hypophosphite derivatives in reduction.. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015, 13, pp.7879-7906.

Leave a comment

Ask Your question

New on Blog