(Figure Presented) By modifying the walls of a glass microchannel so that one side is hydrophilic and the other hydrophobic, counter-current laminar flow of an organic phase relative to an aqueous phase is effected (see picture). This system is applied to the efficient extraction of a cobalt complex from toluene into water.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
- Hydrophobic effect
- Phase transfer
- Solvent extraction
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