Patent Number: 6,294,705

Title: Method for producing alkali metal alcoholates

Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing alkali metal alcoholates by reacting alcohol with alkali metal in an aprotic, organic solvent in the presence of an H acceptor such as e.g. isoprene, butadiene, styrene or methyl styrene.

Inventors: Wietelmann; Ulrich (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Lischka; Uwe (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Emmel; Ute (Frankfurt am Main, DE)

Assignee: Chemetall GmbH

International Classification: C07C 29/70 (20060101); C07C 29/00 (20060101); C07C 031/30 (); C07C 031/18 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018