Triacetic acid lactone as a potential biorenewable platform chemicalGreen Chemistry
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Triacetic acid lactone is demonstrated to be a versatile biorenewable molecule with potential as a platform chemical for the production of commercially valuable bifunctional chemical intermediates and end products, such as sorbic acid.
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Citation InformationMei Chia, Thomas J. Schwartz, Brent H. Shanks and James A. Dumesic. "Triacetic acid lactone as a potential biorenewable platform chemical" Green Chemistry Vol. 14 Iss. 7 (2012) p. 1850 - 1853
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