O-Tu-Fre-2 Ni Catalyzed Cleavage of Aryl Ethers in Aqueous Phase

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 10:00 AM
French (Galt House Hotel)
Chen Zhao, Technical University of Munich, Germany.
A novel Ni/SiO2 catalyzed route to selectively cleave ether bonds of (lignin derived) aromatic ethers and to hydrogenate the oxygen containing intermediates at 120 °C in presence of 6 bar H2 in aqueous phase is reported.

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