Diphosphites derived from 1,3:1′,3′-di-O-benzylidenedipentaerythritol—key synthons for new types of phosphorus-containing compounds

Research paper by D. A. Predvoditelev, M. A. Malenkovskaya, E. E. Nifant’ev

Indexed on: 20 Jan '11Published on: 20 Jan '11Published in: Russian Journal of Organic Chemistry


A number of cyclic diphosphites were synthesized on the basis of an accessible diol, 1,3:1′,3′-di-O-benzylidenedipentaerythritol. The resulting diphosphites were converted into complex covalent and coordination organophosphorus compounds.