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Title: Direct esterification of ammonium salts of carboxylic acids

Abstract

A non-catalytic process for producing esters, the process comprising reacting an ammonium salt of a carboxylic acid with an alcohol and removing ammonia from the reaction mixture. Selectivities for the desired ester product can exceed 95 percent.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Skokie, IL)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), Argonne, IL
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
958117
Patent Number(s):
6,583,310
Application Number:
10/079,527
Assignee:
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department of Energy (Washington, DC) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
W-31109-ENG-38
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Halpern, Yuval. Direct esterification of ammonium salts of carboxylic acids. United States: N. p., 2003. Web.
Halpern, Yuval. Direct esterification of ammonium salts of carboxylic acids. United States.
Halpern, Yuval. Tue . "Direct esterification of ammonium salts of carboxylic acids". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/958117.
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abstractNote = {A non-catalytic process for producing esters, the process comprising reacting an ammonium salt of a carboxylic acid with an alcohol and removing ammonia from the reaction mixture. Selectivities for the desired ester product can exceed 95 percent.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2003},
month = {6}
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