Solvent-free iodination of arenes using iodine-silver nitrate combination

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)


A simple and environmentally safe general method of iodination of aromatic substrates under sovent-free conditions using the I2/AgNO3 combination in a solid state is reported. Both activated and deactivated aromatic compounds afford the respective aryl iodides in generally high yields (80-90%).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1259-1265
Number of pages7
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007


  • Aryl iodides
  • Iodination
  • Iodine
  • Silver nitrate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Solvent-free iodination of arenes using iodine-silver nitrate combination'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this