Catalytic systems for the direct production of hydrogen peroxide from hydrogen and oxygen are investigated, and the factors which make a successful process identified. The use of low metal loadings, an organic co-solvent (such as ethanol) and reduced palladium as the catalytic metal all lead to good activity and selectivity. (C) 2002 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Applied Catalysis B: Environmental|
|Publication status||Published - 08 May 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Process Chemistry and Technology
- Environmental Chemistry