utpatents-US10087137

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Abstract/Description: A concise method of producing nylon 11, 12, or 13 precursors from oleic acid or an ester of oleic acid is described. The method involves cross-metathesis reactions as the key C-C bond formation step. Subsequent steps are provided to convert the metathesis product to the corresponding nylon precursors. Also provided are the products of the method.
Subject(s): C07C227/04
C07C67/303
C07C67/333
C07C229/08
C07C253/30
Date Issued: 2018-10-02