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Organic Chemistry International
Volume 2012, Article ID 647386, 10 pages
Research Article

Environmentally Benign Mortar-Pestle-Induced Acylation and O-Alkylation of Aromatic and Heteroaromatic Compounds under Solvent-Free Micellar Conditions and Computation of Their Drug Likeliness Properties

Department of Chemistry, Osmania University, Hyderabad 500 007, India

Received 12 September 2012; Accepted 10 November 2012

Academic Editor: Paul Watts

Copyright © 2012 Kancharla Rajendar Reddy et al. 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.


Environmentally benign mortar-pestle-induced practical methods have been developed for the acylation and O-alkylation of aromatic and heteroaromatic compounds under solventfree micellar conditions, which were found to efficiently afford moderate to excellent yields of products.