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PCN-5 Supplemental Information

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Literature suggests that the following materials can be used to prepare PCN-5. 

  • Linker: TATB (4,4',4"-s-triazine-2,4,6-triyl-tribenzoic acid)
  • Metal Source: Nickel Salts (Ni)


  • Gas adsorption:  Carbon dioxide, methane gas


  • Maximum Surface Area: 225 m2 / g Langmuir Surface Area
  • Pore volume = 0.13 cm3 / g





  1. Ma, S.; Wang, X.; Manis, E.; Collier, C.; Zhou, H. Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46(9), 3432-3434.


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