“Catalyst‐on‐a‐Tape”—Teflon: A New Delivery and Recovery Method for Homogeneous Fluorous Catalysts Academic Article uri icon


  • (Chemical Equation Presented) Nothing sticks to Teflon? Going one better than "soap on a rope", a recyclable fluorous rhodium hydrosilylation catalyst is described that is released from Teflon tape into dibutyl ether upon warming, and readsorbed upon cooling (see scheme). © 2005 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.

author list (cited authors)

  • Dinh, L. V., & Gladysz, J. A.

citation count

  • 73

publication date

  • May 2005