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    • CO2-Triggered Switchable Solvent Systems and Their Applications 

      Phan, Lam (2008-10-27)
      This thesis begins with the introduction of solvents and their classification. The two solvent system studied here are switchable polarity solvents (SPS). A switchable polarity solvent is a liquid where its polarity can ...
    • Switchable Surfactants for Soil Remediation 

      Ceschia, Elize (2011-02-17)
      Soil remediation requires technologies to restore contaminated soil to a state that is environmentally acceptable. In most cases, while the soil can be remediated the contaminant itself cannot be reclaimed. Soil washing ...