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Metathesis in Ionic Liquids

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000021228D
Publication Date: 2004-Jan-06

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Inventors:
Alta Ranwell Catherine Lynn Dwyer Miriam Ajam
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Patent/Patent Application:
ZA200210227 [+details]

Abstract

The invention relates to a metathesis reaction between at least two olefinic compounds which are the same or different, each olefinic compound comprising a non-cyclic olefin or a compound which includes a non-cyclic olefinic moeity; the metathesis reaction being carried out in the presence of a Ru-based metathesis reaction catalyst; and the metathesis reaction further being carried out in the presence of an ionic liquid.