1. Technology Overview
A method of synthesizing alkyds comprising the steps of reacting vegetable oils or animal fats or the derived free fatty acids with non-petroleum based polyacids and non-petroleum based polyols to a temperature in the range of 180 to 260C until the desired degree of polymerization is achieved.
- UMCIC File Number: 628/114
- Patent: MY-158582-A
- Patent status: Granted
- Malaysia patent: Alkyds Made From-Completely Natural Materials
- This technology is currently available for licensing and commercialisation.