ERIC Number: EJ407638
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Gamma-Nonanoic Lactone: Synthesis of a Fragrance and Flavor Enhancer in the Undergraduate Laboratory.
Bunce, Richard A.; Reeves, Henry D.
Journal of Chemical Education, v67 n1 p69-70 Jan 1990
Described is an experiment in which students are able to synthesize an unnatural compound having the odor and flavor of coconuts. Laboratory equipment, procedures, and analysis of the product are discussed. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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