Brønsted Acid Catalysed Aerobic Reduction of Olefins by Diimide Generated In Situ from Hydrazine
Received: 02 March 2017
Accepted after revision: 23 March 2017
13 April 2017 (online)
Aerobic reduction of olefins with hydrazine was proven to be efficiently catalysed by readily available Brønsted acids, such as p-toluenesulfonic acid monohydrate, providing hydrogenated products in very good yields and chemoselectivity under mild conditions.