cis-Per­hydro-1,4-benzodioxin-2,3-dione Academic Article uri icon


  • The title compound, C8H10O4 crystallizes in the non-centrosymmetric space group Pna21 with two molecules in the asymmetric unit. The structure is characterized by fused cyclohexyl and cyclic diester rings. There is a twist of 60° about the ring fusion. The molecules are characterized by an average C=O bond of 1.199 (8) Å, an average sp2 C-O bond of 1.328 (8) Å, and an average sp 3 C-O bond of 1.469 (8) Å. © 2004 International Union of Crystallography Printed in Great Britain - all rights reserved.

author list (cited authors)

  • Darensbourg, D. J., Billodeaux, D. R., & Ganguly, P.

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publication date

  • April 2004