'Clean' hydrolase reactions using commercial washing powder

Jie Zhang, Fabio Tonin, Wuyuan Zhang, Peter Leon Hagedoorn, Lloyd Mallée, Frank Hollmann*

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Abstract

We report the use of commercial laundry powder as a biocatalyst for a range of lipase-catalysed reactions including (trans)esterification, ester hydrolysis and chemoenzymatic epoxidation reactions. The enzymatic laundry powder exhibited excellent stability and recyclability, making it a readily available and cheap biocatalyst for chemical transformations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)24039-24042
JournalRSC Advances
Volume9
Issue number42
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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