|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||528/491 ; 435/822 ; 435/831 ; 435/837 ; 528/361|
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The use of cyclic carbonic acid esters of the formula: ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1, R.sub.2, R.sub.3 and R.sub.4, which may be the same or different, are hydrogen or alkyl with 1 to 6 C-atoms, as a solvent for racemic or optically active poly-(.beta.-hydroxybutyric acid).The preferred embodiment uses hot (120.degree. to 150.degree. C) ethylene carbonate or 1,2-propylene carbonate to extract poly-(.beta.-hydroxybutyric acid) from moist or dry fermentation masses. These solvents have the advantage that the extracted poly-(.beta.-hydroxybutyric acid) is precip...