Phthaloyl Peroxide Promises To Simplify Pharmaceutical Manufacture

July 29, 2013
Just combine the reagents, mix them and go, say researchers.
Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have discovered a new chemical reaction that has the potential to lower the cost and streamline the manufacture of compounds ranging from agricultural chemicals to pharmaceutical drugs.The reaction resolves a long-standing challenge in organic chemistry in creating phenolic compounds from aromatic hydrocarbons quickly and cheaply.Read the full article.