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A distinct reversible colorimetric and fluorescent low pH response on a water-stable zirconium–porphyrin metal–organic framework

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Abstract

A water stable zirconium–porphyrin MOF (PCN-222) was synthesized according to the reported method and found to produce a distinct reversible colorimetric and fluorescent “turn-off-turn-on” pH response. The colorimetric response is achieved under acidic conditions starting at pH ∼3 and persists under concentrated acidic conditions. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of a colorimetric MOF pH sensor.

Graphical abstract: A distinct reversible colorimetric and fluorescent low pH response on a water-stable zirconium–porphyrin metal–organic framework

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The article was received on 15 Mar 2014, accepted on 23 Apr 2014 and first published on 24 Apr 2014


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC01938E
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Citation: Chem. Commun., 2014,50, 9636-9639
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    A distinct reversible colorimetric and fluorescent low pH response on a water-stable zirconium–porphyrin metal–organic framework

    B. J. Deibert and J. Li, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 9636
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CC01938E

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