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Applications of ionic liquids in the chemical industry

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Abstract

In contrast to a recently expressed, and widely cited, view that “Ionic liquids are starting to leave academic labs and find their way into a wide variety of industrial applications”, we demonstrate in this critical review that there have been parallel and collaborative exchanges between academic research and industrial developments since the materials were first reported in 1914 (148 references)

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The article was received on 28 Aug 2007 and first published on 30 Nov 2007


Article type: Critical Review
DOI: 10.1039/B006677J
Citation: Chem. Soc. Rev., 2008,37, 123-150
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    Applications of ionic liquids in the chemical industry

    N. V. Plechkova and K. R. Seddon, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2008, 37, 123
    DOI: 10.1039/B006677J

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