Rapid Transformation of Alkyl Halides into Symmetrical Disulfides Using Sodium Sulfide and Carbon Disulfide
Received: 06 June 2017
Accepted after revision: 29 August 2017
14 September 2017 (online)
An efficient one-pot reaction has been developed for the preparation of symmetrical disulfide derivatives directly from alkyl halides by reaction with a combination of sodium sulfide and carbon disulfide without requirement for any catalyst.