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Development of new bio-based solvents via dialkyl carbonate chemistry

Jin, Saimeng (2016) Development of new bio-based solvents via dialkyl carbonate chemistry. PhD thesis, University of York.

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Abstract

This work aimed to synthesise new bio-based solvents from bio-based platform molecules and dimethyl carbonate (DMC) as alternatives for traditional solvents. This work extended the scope of the DMC chemistry to including acid catalysts. Hansen Solubility Parameters in Practice (HSPiP) software was utilised as an effective tool to identify suitable bio-based solvents candidates.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Academic Units: The University of York > Chemistry (York)
Depositing User: Mr Saimeng Jin
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2016 12:21
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2016 12:21
URI: http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/15630

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