Anodic fluorination based on cation exchange between alkali-metal fluorides and solid-supported acids

Toshiki Tajima, Atsushi Nakajima, Yuta Doi, Toshio Fuchigami

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(Chemical Equation Presented) Positively shocking: The interchange of cations between alkali-metal fluorides and solid-supported acids (see picture) in an electrolytic system promotes the anodic fluorination of organic compounds to give the corresponding fluorinated products in good to excellent yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3550-3552
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes



  • Alkali metals
  • Cation exchange
  • Electrochemistry
  • Fluorides
  • Ion pairs

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  • Chemistry(all)

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