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Molecules 2016, 21(12), 1738;

Safe Synthesis of Alkylhydroxy and Alkylamino Nitramines

Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P.O. Box 5003, NO-1433 Ås, Norway
Institute for Energy Technology (IFE), NO-2027 Kjeller, Norway
Norwegian Institute for Air Research (NILU), NO-2027 Kjeller, Norway
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Academic Editor: Derek J. McPhee
Received: 11 November 2016 / Revised: 6 December 2016 / Accepted: 12 December 2016 / Published: 16 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Section Green Chemistry)
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Three different protocols for the syntheses of hydroxyalkylnitramines are presented and compared. Safety issues regarding the synthesis of nitramines are also discussed. View Full-Text
Keywords: nitramines; safe method; carbon capture; AMP; MEA nitramines; safe method; carbon capture; AMP; MEA

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Antonsen, S.; Aursnes, M.; Gallantree-Smith, H.; Dye, C.; Stenstrøm, Y. Safe Synthesis of Alkylhydroxy and Alkylamino Nitramines. Molecules 2016, 21, 1738.

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