The Derivatives of Camphorenal Used for Perfume
GAN Jian_hong,JIANG Feng_chi,CHEN Hui_zong (Chemistry and Biology Institute of Jiangxi Normal University, Nanchang Jiangxi,330027 PRC)
Camphorenal can be gained by catalytic rearrangement of epoxypinane. It is a kind of sandalwood perfume intermediate. The derivatives or camphorenal, which are precious perfume,are prepared by reaction of camphorenal with ketones or aldehydes, or by Grignard reaction of camphorenal with halohydrocarbon and so on. Chemists in the world have made deep research in this area. This paper summarized the study on the derivatives of camphorenal in the recent years.