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Sodium Periodate


Other Names:

Sodium metaperiodate







General Information:


Structure:



CAS Number: 7790-28-5

Molecular Weight: 213.89 g/mol

Appearance: White crystals

Chemical Formula: NaIO4




Common Uses:


Reagent in the conversion of alkenes to aldehydes (OsO4 + NaIO4)





Reagent for oxidizing sulfides to sulfoxides or sulfones





References:


1) Patent Reference: WO2016014463, page 98, (6.7 MB)

2) Burke, S. D.; Danheiser, R. L.; Handbook of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Oxidizing and Reducing Agents

3) Wikipedia: Sodium periodate (link)

4) www.sigmaaldrich.com: Sodium periodate (link)