While the reaction of some 2-substituted and 2,6-disubstituted phenols with isopropenyl acetate resulted in the corresponding phenol acetates, in the reaction of 2,6-di-tert-butylphenol, a useful starting material of antioxidant building blocks, under the same conditions 4-acetyl-2,6-di-tert-butylphenol was the only product.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 1 1996|
- 2,6-Di-tert-butylphenol acylation
- Isopropenyl acetate reaction
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