Recent Progress in the Preparation of Eco-friendly Lubricant and Fuel Additives through Organic Transformations of Biomaterials

Author(s): Raj K. Singh, Aruna Kukrety, Ajay Chouhan, Neeraj Atray, Siddharth S. Ray

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry

Volume 14 , Issue 1 , 2017

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Due to the increasing interest in the replacement of the environmentally toxic lube and fuel additives obtained from non-renewable raw materials by eco-friendly/biodegradable additives from renewable resources in order to meet the growing demand and to minimize the environmental impact caused by their use and disposal, this paper aims to present a short review compiling some recent efforts made to develop the eco-friendly additives through organic transformations of biomaterials.

Keywords: Biomaterials, organic synthesis, lubricant, fuel, additive, environment.

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Year: 2017
Published on: 16 February, 2017
Page: [44 - 55]
Pages: 12
DOI: 10.2174/1570193X13666161102151906
Price: $65

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