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It can be prepared by a process comprising the following steps: alcoholyzing a drying oil with a polyol; adding successively, to the product from the first step, a dibasic anhydride, an unsaturated fatty acid containing a conjugated double bond and an epoxy resin, and esterifying to obtain an epoxy polyester; and copolymerizing the epoxy polyester and an acrylic monomer.
The epoxidized 10-undecenoic acid triglyceride (EUDA TAG) used in this study was synthesized by first esterifying glycerol with the [omega]-unsaturated fatty acid, 10-undecenoic acid.
Esters of the base resins can be produced by partially esterifying maleic anhydride with an alcohol.
NEOBEE[R] MCTs are derived by esterifying glycerol with mixtures of caprylic (C:8) and capric (C:10) fatty acids which are fractionated from coconut or palm kernel oils.
In its pursuit of greener, more environmentally friendly alkyd resins, CCP has turned to new technology based on Procter & Gamble's (P&G) Sefose [R] sucrose esters prepared from renewable feedstocks by esterifying sucrose with fatty acids in a solvent-free process.