KL-Th-BRA-1 The Role of Reduction Promoters in Fischer-Tropsch Catalysts for the Production of Liquid Fuels

Thursday, June 6, 2013: 8:00 AM
Ballroom A (Galt House Hotel)
Zandile H. Chonco, Doreen Nabaho, Michael Claeys and Eric van Steen, Centre of Excellence in Catalysis, University of Cape Town, South Africa.


Reduction promoters increase the available catalytically active surface area, but are either not active during FT-synthesis or maintain the activity of the catalytically active phase by increasing the carburization process and thus increasing the production of CO2.

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