The nature of surface deposits following valeric acid interactions with Al2O3-supported Alkaline Earth Oxide catalysts: Towards cellulosic biofuels

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Title: The nature of surface deposits following valeric acid interactions with Al2O3-supported Alkaline Earth Oxide catalysts: Towards cellulosic biofuels
Authors: Sullivan, James A.
Sherry, Linda
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/4246
Date: Apr-2013
Online since: 2014-04-30T03:00:07Z
Abstract: Two Al2O3-supported alkaline earth metal oxide catalysts (MgO and BaO) were contacted with valeric acid at 250 °C. Each formed amounts of 5-nonanone (BaO more than MgO). A significant deposition of hydrocarbonaceous material onto the catalyst surface is noted. This adsorbed material is characterised using TGA and FTIR and relates to a carboxylate species.
Type of material: Journal Article
Publisher: Springer
Journal: Catalysis Letters
Volume: 143
Issue: 4
Start page: 364
End page: 369
Copyright (published version): 2013, Springer
Keywords: Cellulosic biodieselBasic catalystsCatalyst characterisation
DOI: 10.1007/s10562-013-0965-y
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Chemistry Research Collection

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