From Applied Science.
I synthesized olestra from biodiesel, sugar, and soap with a sodium metal catalyst. I also describe some of the history of olestra’s development.
Procedure that I used (Example 1) https://patents.google.com/patent/US3963699A/en
Potassium oleate soap synthesis:
Studies on gastro distress and calorie compensation:
Anal leakage MadTV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tx9LSEjgQxY
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