Ethylene polymerisation by a copper catalyst bearing alpha-diimine ligands

VC Gibson*, A Tomov, DF Wass, AJP White, DJ Williams

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Abstract

A copper alpha-diimine complex containing 2,6-diphenylphenylimino substituents is found to give good activities for ethylene polymerisation upon activation with methyl-aluminoxane (MAO), a result of the special stabilising effect of the ortho-phenyl groups.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2261-2262
Number of pages2
JournalDalton
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • OLEFIN POLYMERIZATION CATALYSTS
  • IRON
  • COBALT
  • COPOLYMERIZATION
  • WATER

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Gibson, VC., Tomov, A., Wass, DF., White, AJP., & Williams, DJ. (2002). Ethylene polymerisation by a copper catalyst bearing alpha-diimine ligands. Dalton, (11), 2261-2262. https://doi.org/10.1039/b202386e