Process for production of allyl alcohol

Pramod Chodimella (Inventor), Jean-Paul Lange (Inventor), André Marie Joseph Ghislain (Inventor), Kulathuiyer Seshan (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


The invention relates to a process for producing allyl alcohol, the process comprising: dehydrating a C3-oxygenate domprising monopropylene gycol or 1,3-propanediol; wherein the dehydration is performed in the presence of a basic catalyst. The C3-oxygenate may be dreived from a biomass conversion process and subsequently converted to acrylic acid.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO 2018/059745 A1
IPC(2006.01) C07C 29/60 - A07C 29/80 - C07C 33/03 - C07C 51/25 - C07C 57/04,PCT/EP2017/060108
Priority date27/09/16
Filing date27/04/17
Publication statusPublished - 5 Apr 2018


  • Allyl alcohol
  • Alcohol
  • Dehydration
  • C3-oxygenat
  • Oxygenation
  • Catalyst
  • Biomass pyrolysis
  • acrylic acid


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