Chapter 9. Elimination reactions in solution

  1. Saul Patai
  1. R. A. More O'Ferrall

Published Online: 21 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771280.ch9

The Carbon - Halogen Bond (1973)

The Carbon - Halogen Bond (1973)

How to Cite

O'Ferrall, R. A. M. (1973) Elimination reactions in solution, in The Carbon - Halogen Bond (1973) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771280.ch9

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University College, Dublin 4, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471669432

Online ISBN: 9780470771280

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Keywords:

  • carbon–halogen bond;
  • leaving groups;
  • olefin syntheses;
  • single reaction step;
  • isotopic nature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanisms of Elimination

  • The E2 Mechanism

  • The E1cB Mechanism

  • The E1 Mechanism

  • Acknowledgments

  • References