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Title: Process for the preparation of vinyl acetate

Abstract

This invention pertains to the preparation of vinyl acetate by contacting within a contact zone a mixture of ketene and acetaldehyde with an acid catalyst at about one bar pressure and between about 85 and 200 C and removing the reaction products from the contact zone.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Air Products and Chemicals Inc
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
570462
Patent Number(s):
5719315
Application Number:
PAN: 8-766,258
Assignee:
Eastman Chemical Co., Kingsport, TN (United States)
DOE Contract Number:  
FC22-95PC93052
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 17 Feb 1998
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
40 CHEMISTRY; VINYL MONOMERS; CHEMICAL PREPARATION; KETENES; ACETALDEHYDE; CATALYSTS

Citation Formats

Tustin, G C, Zoeller, J R, and Depew, L S. Process for the preparation of vinyl acetate. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Tustin, G C, Zoeller, J R, & Depew, L S. Process for the preparation of vinyl acetate. United States.
Tustin, G C, Zoeller, J R, and Depew, L S. Tue . "Process for the preparation of vinyl acetate". United States.
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