Improved Methanol Decomposition Catalyst

G. G. Percival, D. N. Eley, A. L. Chaffee

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An improved methanol decomposition catalyst has been developed consisting of copper and nickel supported on a mixture of silica and magnesia. Near total methanol conversion was achieved with very high selectivity to hydrogen and carbon monoxide at 281°C for a methanol MHSV of 10h-1.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)405-407
Number of pages3
JournalStudies in Surface Science and Catalysis
Issue numberC
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1994
Externally publishedYes

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