P-Tu-Wil-11 Conversion of Glycerol into 1, 2-propanediol over Cu-Cr Catalyst

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Willis (Galt House Hotel)
Jongha Park, Sung Min Kim, Cheonwoo Jeong, Hyung-Su Jang, Jae-Hong Lee and Young-Woong Suh, Hanyang University, South Korea.
In the hydrogenolysis of glycerol over Cu-Cr catalysts, the activity of Cu can be tuned depending on the Cr content. the catalytic activity of Cu-Cr catalyst on hydrogenolysis of glycerol is promoted by Cr addition and is influenced metallic or acid-aid metallic properties depending on Cr contents.

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