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1 Terpene-based Manufacturing for Sustainable Chemical Feedstocks Terpene-based Manufacturing for Sustainable Chemical Feedstocks

2 An Abundant Resource

3 A Renewable Hydrocarbon Platform

4 A Multi-disciplinary Project

5 Chemistry at the centre

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8 Exemplary demonstration A sustainable synthesis of 'green' paracetamol from limonene Classical petrochemical based synthesis: 30 million packs sold in UK every year 180,000 t/yr global production All 8 carbons from parent skeleton of limonene Scalable, catalytic flow-synthesis (Kg scale)

9 Limonene to Paracetamol Proposed synthetic route:

10 Limonene to Paracetamol Current progress:

11 Limonene to Paracetamol Current progress:

12 Limonene to Paracetamol Current progress:

13 Limonene to Paracetamol Current progress:

14 Limonene to Paracetamol Current progress:

15 Acknowledgments Chemistry Matthew Davidson Steven Bull William Cunningham Matthew Jones Chris Frost Janet Scott Duncan Wass (University of Bristol) Chemical Engineering Massi Vezzoli Pawel Plucinski Darrel Patterson Davide Mattia Laura Torrente Ulrich Hintermair Biology David Leak Matthew Styles Systems analysis and Pathways to Manufacture (University of Cambridge, Institute for Manufacturing) Alexei Lapkin Jag Srai Wouter Bam Environment, Sustainability and Energy Division Funding

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17 Limonene to Paracetamol


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