saccharic acid

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sac·char·ic acid

 (sə-kăr′ĭk)
n.
A white crystalline dicarboxylic acid, C6H10O8, formed by the oxidation of glucose, sucrose, or starch.

saccharic acid

(sæˈkærɪk)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a white soluble solid dicarboxylic acid obtained by the oxidation of cane sugar or starch; 2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxy-hexanedioic acid. Formula: COOH(CHOH)4COOH
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Noun1.saccharic acid - a white dicarboxylic acid formed from oxidation of sugar or starch
carboxylic acid - an organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups
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One of them is Rivertop Renewables, the Missoula, MT-based supplier of glucaric acid, which has applications as a detergent builder.
These chemicals include dextrose and xylose, and their hydrogenated counterparts, sorbitol and xylitol, isosorbide, glucaric acid, levulinic acid, ethylene and propylene glycol, furfural, hydroxymethylfurfural, furandicarboxylic acid, p-xylene and terephthalic acid, and glycerol derivatives including acrolein, acrylic acid, and epichlorohydrin.
These last compounds such as plasma gamma glutamyltransferase, urinary glucaric acid or urinary 6 beta-hydroxycortisol are particularly interesting.
Ascorbic acid is present in adrenal glands as a metabolite of glucose in rats and glucaric acid is the corresponding metabolite in humans and primates.
Distributions of values for OC concentrations as well as urinary glucaric acid and porphyrins concentrations were skewed.
Platform Chemicals: 1, 4-diacids, 2, 5-furan dicarboxylic acid, 3-hydroxypropionic acid, aspartic acid, glucaric acid, glutamic acid, itaconic acid, levulinic acid, glycerol, and other chemicals.
Rivertop's technology produces glucaric acid, which has been recognized by the Department of Energy (DOE) as one of the top 12 "building block chemicals" that can be converted to a number of high-value, bio-based chemicals or materials.