Jump to main content
Jump to site search
PLANNED MAINTENANCE Close the message box

Scheduled maintenance work on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (GMT).

During this time our website performance may be temporarily affected. We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause and thank you for your patience.


Issue 45, 2011
Previous Article Next Article

Group 4 initiators for the stereoselective ROP of rac-β-butyrolactone and its copolymerization with rac-lactide

Author affiliations

Abstract

In this paper we demonstrate the utility of Group 4 metals for the well-controlled and stereoselective (syndiotactic) ring opening polymerization (ROP) of rac-β-butyrolactone (BBL) and their ability to form copolymers.

Graphical abstract: Group 4 initiators for the stereoselective ROP of rac-β-butyrolactone and its copolymerization with rac-lactide

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Publication details

The article was received on 24 Aug 2011, accepted on 30 Sep 2011 and first published on 20 Oct 2011


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C1CC15265C
Chem. Commun., 2011,47, 12328-12330

  •   Request permissions

    Group 4 initiators for the stereoselective ROP of rac-β-butyrolactone and its copolymerization with rac-lactide

    B. J. Jeffery, E. L. Whitelaw, D. Garcia-Vivo, J. A. Stewart, M. F. Mahon, M. G. Davidson and M. D. Jones, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 12328
    DOI: 10.1039/C1CC15265C

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements