Highly selective and efficient hydrogenation of carboxylic acids to alcohols using titania supported Pt catalysts

Haresh Manyar, Cristina Paun, Rashidah Pilus, David Rooney, Jillian Thompson, Christopher Hardacre

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Abstract

Selective hydrogenation of carboxylic acids to alcohols and alkanes has been achieved under remarkably mild reaction temperatures and H-2 pressures (333 K, 0.5 MPa) using Pt/TiO2 catalyst.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6279-6281
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume46
Issue number34
Early online date27 Jul 2010
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Sep 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)

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