Wilshire Technologies
Wilshire Technologies

DDQ

84-58-2

2,3-Dichloro-5,6-dicyano-1,4-benzoquinone

> 98.5%
 Specification Sheet

Description / Bioactivity

Mild oxidant. Used with Ph3P in an efficient synthesis of 1,2-Benzisoxazoles. Versatile deprotection reagent for a variety of compounds, such as thioacetals, acetals, and ketals. Useful electron-transfer reagent for synthesis of quinolines from imines and alkynes or alkenes.