Synthesis of polyester from renewable feedstock: a comparison between microwave and conventional heating

Kuldeep Bansal, PK Upadhyay, D Kakde, Jessica Rosenholm, Ari Rosling

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Abstract

Synthesis of polyester using (dodec-2-enyl)succinic anhydride and renewable glycerol was carried out to produce a polymer with controlled functionality. Conventional (hot plate) heating was found suitable to obtain oligomers, while the microwave heating was useful only at the first step of the process.

Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)178–180
JournalMendeleev Communications
Volume29
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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