TITLE

CO2 challenges organic solvents

AUTHOR(S)
Rotman, David
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Chemical Week;1/1/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the synthesis of surfactants by a team of international scientists that boost the solubilizing properties of carbon dioxide (CO2). Potential opportunities for using CO2 as an environmentally benign alternative to organic solvents; Ability of surfactants to disperse otherwise insoluble material into a continuous phase with liquid or supercritical CO2.
ACCESSION #
9701232270

 

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