Printer friendly

What does t-BuQ stand for?

t-BuQ stands for tert-butyl-substituted para-quinone


This definition appears rarely

Samples in periodicals archive:

Among the nine products separable by thin-layer chromatography, 1-hydroxyl-2-tert-butyl-4-methoxy-6-nitrobenzene (BHA-NO2), tert-butyl-substituted para-quinone (t-BuQ) and 3-tert-butyl-5-methoxy-1,2-benzoquinone (t-Bu-o-Q) are dominant. The last compound has not been previously reported in this system. Spot testing indicated at least one further compound of nitroso character and traces of tert-butylhydroquinone (t-BuHQ), which reacts with nitrite to yield t-BuQ.
Electrochemical and spectroscopic properties of a series of tert-butyl-substituted para-extended quinones on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.