Patent Number: 6,294,708

Title: Alpha-methylstyrene dimer derivatives

Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of making alpha-methylstyrenedimers by combining a cobalt catalyst, a free-radical initiator and analpha-methylstyrene monomer, in an inert atmosphere, to form a mixture.The mixture is heated to a temperature in the range of 5.degree. C. to140.degree. C. to form alpha methyl styrene dimers. The present inventionalso relates to the products produced by this inventive method.

Inventors: Gridnev; Alexei Alexeyevich (Wilmington, DE)

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Expiration Date: 09/25/2013