Olefin/paraffin solubility in a solid polymer electrolyte membrane

T. C. Merkel, Z. He, A. Morisato, I. Pinnau

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The addition of silver tetrafluoroborate to a nylon-12/tetramethylene oxide block copolymer (PA12-PTMO) dramatically reduces paraffin solubility in the polymer electrolyte, contributing significantly to overall olefin/paraffin selectivity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1596-1597
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
StatePublished - Jul 7 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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