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Current Organic Synthesis


ISSN (Print): 1570-1794
ISSN (Online): 1875-6271

Review Article

Ionic Liquids: Environment-friendly Greener Solvents for Organic Synthesis

Author(s): Monica Dinodia*

Volume 19, Issue 4, 2022

Published on: 29 March, 2022

Page: [543 - 557] Pages: 15

DOI: 10.2174/1570179419666220107160725

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Constituted by ions, ionic liquids (ILs) are evolving as greener solvents for many organic syntheses. Due to their high solvent power and low volatility, ionic liquids are serving as an environment- friendly substitute to conventional volatile organic solvents. The present review introduces ionic liquids as an insight into the diverse recent applications of ILs in organic synthesis.

Keywords: Ionic liquids, environment friendly, organic synthesis, greener solvents, low volatility, high solvent power.

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