PerspectiveChemistry

A Catalytic Foothold for Fluorocarbon Reactions

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Science  29 Aug 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5893, pp. 1168-1169
DOI: 10.1126/science.1161182

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Summary

A reagent-catalyst combination reveals how to make hitherto inert fluorocarbons react at room temperature, which will help to solve the problem of their disposal.