High-performance extraction of alkaloids using aqueous two-phase systems with ionic liquids

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Ionic-liquid-based aqueous two-phase systems are great candidates for the replacement of volatile organic compounds in typical liquid-liquid extractions. This work shows clear evidence for the complete extraction of alkaloids such as caffeine and nicotine using a single-step procedure.
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Pages (from-to)1715-1718
JournalGreen Chemistry
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2010

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