Phase-separable catalysis using room temperature ionic liquids and supercritical carbon dioxide

F. Liu, M. B. Abrams, R. T. Baker, W. Tumas

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A new phase-separable catalysis concept is demonstrated using supercritical carbon dioxide and the room temperature ionic liquid 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate for hydrogenation of alkenes and carbon dioxide.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)433-434
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Mar 7 2001


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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