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Title: Preferred reaction pathways in the base-catalysed synthesis of phenolic resole resins
Author: Price, John A.
Awarding Body: Loughborough University of Technology
Current Institution: Loughborough University
Date of Award: 1980
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Abstract:
Phenol-formaldehyde resins (P/F ratio 1/1.75) were synthesized using paraform and 97% phenol as reactants under the influence of a basic catalyst (0.5 mole catalyst/mole phenol). Three catalysts (i) sodium hydroxide, (ii) barium hydroxide, (iii) triethylamine were used to monitor the effect that the chemical nature of the catalyst had on the course of the reaction.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Formica Products Research Centre, Maidenhead
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.469475  DOI: Not available
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