Quote Originally Posted by Patrick Arnold View Post
you are doing reactions that are far more complex than anything i could get into for practical reasons, because anything I am going to make has to be economical and done on a scale which is impractical for techniques such as chromatographic purification. I need high yield and reagents which are not too expensive and toxic. When i look at a synthesis i can immediately tell if its something that has a possibility to be scaled up and 9 times out of 10 its not