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Triacetic acid lactone as a potential biorenewable platform chemical
Green Chemistry
  • Mei Chia, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Thomas J. Schwartz, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Brent H. Shanks, Iowa State University
  • James A. Dumesic, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Document Type
Article
Publication Version
Published Version
Publication Date
1-1-2012
DOI
10.1039/c2gc35343a
Abstract

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.

Comments

This is an article from Green Chemistry 14 (2012): 1850, doi: 10.1039/c2gc35343a. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner
The Royal Society of Chemistry
Language
en
Date Available
2015-03-11
File Format
application/pdf
Citation Information
Mei 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
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/brent_shanks/30/