Amine influence in vanadium-based ethylene polymerisation pro-catalysts bearing bis(phenolate) ligands with ‘pendant’ arms

Christian Lorber, Emmanuelle Despagnet-Ayoub, Laure Vendier, Abdessamad Arbaoui, Carl Redshaw

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Two families of vanadium complexes bearing diphenolate ligands with different ‘pendant’ arms have been screened under various conditions for the polymerisation behaviour of ethylene. The presence of a bound amine arm was found to favour enhanced thermal stability.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)489-494
Number of pages6
JournalCatalysis Science & Technology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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