Preparation of Crystalline trans-trans Methyl Linoleate Hydroperoxide

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A METHOD has been worked out for the continuous separation of the hydroperoxide of oxidizing methyl linoleate; the oxidation level of the latter being maintained at about 2 per cent. The product obtained has been purified and ultimately crystallized.

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BANKS, A., FAZAKERLEY, S., KEAY, J. et al. Preparation of Crystalline trans-trans Methyl Linoleate Hydroperoxide. Nature 184, 816 (1959) doi:10.1038/184816a0

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