An efficient and selective acylation of alcohols and amines employing carboxylic acids as acylating agents is realized through the metal oxide containing activated carbon catalyst achieved by carbonization of organic ion-exchangers after incorporation of Fe3+-ions with exchangeable cations present in resin for the first time.
- Alcohols and amines
- Atom economy
- Carboxylic acids as acylating agents
- Iron(III) oxide-containing activated carbon carbon catalyst
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Process Chemistry and Technology
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry