alcoholysis


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alcoholysis

[‚al·kə′hȯl·ə·səs]
(organic chemistry)
The breaking of a carbon-to-carbon bond by addition of an alcohol.
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The reaction temperatures greater than 60 8C should be avoided, in the case of rubber seed oil, because they tend to accelerate saponification of the glycerides by the alkaline catalyst before completion of the alcoholysis.
"Soy-Based Polyols from Oxirane Ring Opening by Alcoholysis Reaction." J.
Two reactions take place during liquefaction: alcoholysis and recondensation (Zhang et al.
Galen, Acid-catalyzed Alcoholysis of Soybean Oil, J.
Introduction of functional groups on the surface of super-paramagnetite particles of M- PVAC without demolishing the magnetite within the particles through several sequential procedures such as alcoholysis epoxide activation and coupling were subsequently employed [70].
This property makes possible for them to execute a number of catalytic reactions such as alcoholysis acidolysis aminolysis esterification and transesterification (Coradi et al.
The Methanol and FFA's can be added to the alcoholysis reaction to reduce the biodiesel production cost.
During the alcoholysis or transesterification stage, the oil, polyol.
An aliphatic polyester is melt-blended with an alcohol to initiate an alcoholysis reaction resulting in hydroxyalkyl or alkyl terminal groups and lower molecular weights.