ROOM-TEMPERATURE IONIC LIQUIDS
The official definition of RTILs uses the boiling point of water as a reference. More specifically, salts that are liquid at room temperature are known as Room Temperature Ionic Liquids (RTILs).
The academic and industrial prospects of emerging green chemicals highlighted as Room Temperature Ionic Liquids (RTILs) are striking to substitute hazardous and contaminating organic strippers. Switching from a typical organic solvent to an ionic liquid can lead to novel and unusual chemical reactivity. RTILs have the potential to change the idea of synthetic and applied material science research for 21st century scientists. RTILs exhibit exclusive thermophysical properties such as high electrical conductivity, highly thermal stability, immiscibility, non-aqueous nature, low nucleophilicity, lower melting point, viscosity, density, refractive index and a large electrochemical space.
(1) Oil-palm lignocellulosic biomass/ Cellulose dissolution using RTILs
(2) Sol-Gel Nanocomposite electrolyte containing ionic liquid for high energy batteries
(3) Polymer electrolyte membranes containing ionic liquid for high energy batteries
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