Patent Number: 10,030,206

Title: Use of a complex ester to reduce fuel consumption

Abstract: The use of a complex ester obtainable by esterification reaction between aliphatic linear or branched C.sub.2- to C.sub.12-dicarboxylic acids, aliphatic linear or branched polyhydroxy alcohols with 3 to 6 hydroxyl groups, and, as chain stopping agents, aliphatic linear or branched C.sub.1- to C.sub.30-monocarboxylic acids or aliphatic linear or branched monobasic Ci- to C.sub.30-alcohols, as an additive in a fuel.

Inventors: Walter; Marc (Frankenthal, DE), Rettemeyer; Dirk (Hueckelhoven, DE), Hansch; Markus (Speyer, DE), Voelkel; Ludwig (Limburgerhof, DE), Hahn; Bjoern Thomas (Duesseldorf, DE), Ecormier; Muriel (Mannheim, DE), Hayden; Thomas (Wappingers Falls, NY)

Assignee: BASF SE

International Classification: C10L 10/00 (20060101); C10L 1/19 (20060101); C10L 10/18 (20060101); C10L 1/18 (20060101); C10L 1/22 (20060101); C10M 129/78 (20060101); C10L 10/04 (20060101); C10L 10/08 (20060101); C10L 1/16 (20060101); C10L 1/222 (20060101); C10L 1/2383 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-07-24 0:00:00