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Issue 16, 2012
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A robust zirconium N-heterocyclic carbene complex for the living and highly stereoselective ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide

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Abstract

A readily accessible and robust Zr–NHC complex was found to polymerize rac-lactide in a highly controlled, living and stereoselective manner to afford heterotactic PLA.

Graphical abstract: A robust zirconium N-heterocyclic carbene complex for the living and highly stereoselective ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide

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Submitted
03 Nov 2011
Accepted
23 Dec 2011
First published
04 Jan 2012

Chem. Commun., 2012,48, 2213-2215
Article type
Communication

A robust zirconium N-heterocyclic carbene complex for the living and highly stereoselective ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide

C. Romain, B. Heinrich, S. B. Laponnaz and S. Dagorne, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 2213
DOI: 10.1039/C2CC16819G

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