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Organic Chemistry International
Volume 2010, Article ID 743186, 3 pages
Research Article

Benzoylation of Amines sans Alkali: A Green Protocol in Neat Phase

Department of Chemistry, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India

Received 9 September 2010; Revised 10 November 2010; Accepted 19 November 2010

Academic Editor: Kirpal Bisht

Copyright © 2010 Somnath Ghosh and Jhantu Das. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


A new procedure for benzoylation of aromatic and aliphatic amines has been developed in neat phase without use of any solvent or alkali.