Esterification of organic acids with alcohols under mild conditions in high yields using graphite oxide, a readily available and inexpensive material, as an effective reagent is described.
Acids, alcohols, esterification, graphite oxide, solid reagent
MIRZAAGHAYAN, MARYAM; BOUKHERROUB, RABAH; and RAHIMIFARD, MAHSHID
"Graphite oxide as an efficient solid reagent for esterification reactions,"
Turkish Journal of Chemistry: Vol. 38:
5, Article 17.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/chem/vol38/iss5/17