An efficient synthesis of unsymmetrical diarylmethanes from the dehydration of arenes with benzyl alcohols using InCl3·4H2O/acetylacetone catalyst system

@inproceedings{Sun2007AnES,
  title={An efficient synthesis of unsymmetrical diarylmethanes from the dehydration of arenes with benzyl alcohols using InCl3·4H2O/acetylacetone catalyst system},
  author={Hong-bin Sun and Biao Li and Songjie Chen and Jie Li and Ruimao Hua},
  year={2007}
}
Abstract An efficient and practical synthesis of unsymmetrical diarylmethanes has been achieved from the dehydration of arenes with benzyl alcohols in the presence of catalytic amount of InCl 3 ·4H 2 O/acetylacetone.