Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1994, 59, 239-242

Synthesis of Oligo(ethylene glycol) Derivatives

Halil Hosgören, Nureddin Colak and Nermin Öztürkmen

Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, University of Dicle, 21280 Diyarbakir, Turkey


Oligo(ethylene glycol) derivatives were obtained by the reaction of oligo(ethylene glycol) chlorohydrins with epichlorohydrin using H2SO4 catalyst and subsequent treatment with NaOH in ether solution. The structure of the obtained products was characterized by 13C NMR and IR spectra.