DI-substituted pyridinium polymers and synthesis

Wael Houssen (Inventor), Ruangelie Edrada-Ebel (Inventor), Marcel Jaspars (Inventor)

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Abstract

A method of producing a di-substituted pyridinium polymer by microwave-assisted polymerisation of a 2, 3, or 4-substituted pyridine monomer of the formula NC5R4-R' -X, wherein R is selected from hydrogen, hydroxyl, and substituted or unsubstituted alkyl, alkoxy, aryl, alkaryl, aralkyl, and alkenyl groups, R' is a linking group, and X is a leaving group. Using this method, di-substituted pyridinium polymer compositions may be obtained wherein at least 50% of the di- substituted pyridinium polymer chains in the composition have the same degree of polymerisation.
Original languageEnglish
Patent number0918510.9
IPCPCT/GB2010/050124
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • pyridinium polymers
  • polymers

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    Houssen, W., Edrada-Ebel, R., & Jaspars, M. (2010). IPC No. PCT/GB2010/050124. DI-substituted pyridinium polymers and synthesis. (Patent No. 0918510.9).