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George A. Kraus Synthetic Methods for the Preparation of 1,3-Propanediol CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water 36

Version of Record online: 5 AUG 2008 | DOI: 10.1002/clen.200800084

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Review: Methods for the production of 1,3-propanediol (PDO) by focusing on four feedstocks: glycerol, ethylene oxide, acrolein, and glucose are reviewed. The expanding uses of PDO have stimulated considerable research into cost effective preparations. Both fermentation-based routes and organometallic catalyst-based routes have been commercialized.

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