Green solvents for membrane manufacture: Recent trends and perspectives

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Membrane fabrication highly relies on solution processes. Environmental and health concerns are driving the investigation of alternative green solvents to substitute classical toxic ones. Recent contributions to this topic are reviewed, comparing advantages and drawbacks of manufacturing membranes using water, bio-sourced solvents, non-toxic synthetic organic solvents and ionic liquids as the most explored.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)100427
JournalCurrent Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry
StatePublished - Dec 2020

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KAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2021-01-14
Acknowledgements: The authors thank King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) for financial support.


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