Valorisation of plastic waste via metal-catalysed depolymerisation

Francesca Liguori, Carmen Moreno-Marrodán and Pierluigi Barbaro
Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2021, 17, 589–621. https://doi.org/10.3762/bjoc.17.53

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Valorisation of plastic waste via metal-catalysed depolymerisation
Francesca Liguori, Carmen Moreno-Marrodán and Pierluigi Barbaro
Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2021, 17, 589–621. https://doi.org/10.3762/bjoc.17.53

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Liguori, F.; Moreno-Marrodán, C.; Barbaro, P. Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2021, 17, 589–621. doi:10.3762/bjoc.17.53

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