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Molecules 2008, 13(9), 2107-2113; doi:10.3390/molecules13092107

Microwave Synthesis of Quaternary Ammonium Salts

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Morgan State University, Department of Chemistry, 1700 E Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251, USA
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Received: 12 August 2008 / Revised: 27 August 2008 / Accepted: 1 September 2008 / Published: 3 September 2008
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The microwave synthesis of several quaternary ammonium salts is described. The synthesis provides comparable or better yields than published methods with reduced reaction times and in the absence of solvent.
Keywords: Quaternary ammonium salts; Microwave synthesis; Heterocycles Quaternary ammonium salts; Microwave synthesis; Heterocycles
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Winstead, A.J.; Fleming, N.; Hart, K.; Toney, D. Microwave Synthesis of Quaternary Ammonium Salts. Molecules 2008, 13, 2107-2113.

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