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O-acetylation of cellulose and monosaccharides using a zinc based ionic liquid

By Andrew P. Abbott, Thomas J. Bell, Sandeep Handa and B. Stoddart


The efficient O-acetylation of monosaccharides and cellulose is demonstrated using a Lewis acidic ionic liquid based on choline chloride and zinc chloride.Peer-reviewedPublisher Versio

Publisher: The Royal Society of Chemistry
Year: 2005
DOI identifier: 10.1039/B511691K
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