Polyolefin recycling by C–C bond alumination

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Abstract

Efficient catalysis that simultaneously cleaves thermodynamically inert C–C bonds and generates functional moieties to stimulate chemical recycling of polyolefins is lacking. In this issue of Chem, Kanbur et al. design an organozirconium catalyst combined with aluminum reagents to enable a clever tandem C–C cleavage and carboalumination process that yields value-added alkylaluminum products.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1149-1151
Number of pages3
JournalChem
Volume7
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 13 2021

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