Study on ester-exchange reaction of soybean oil catalyzed by solid base
CUI Shi-zhen, LIU Chun-shan(Research Institute of Industrial Catalysis, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai 200237, China)
Vegetable oil ester-exchange reactions catalyzed by solid base catalyst were studied. Both the yield and conversion of over 95.8% were attained. The new technology features simplicity, reusable catalyst and zero pollution.