Promoting effect of re addition to Rh/SiO 2 on glycerol hydrogenolysis

Akira Shimao, Shuichi Koso, Naoyuki Ueda, Yasunori Shinmi, Ippei Furikado, Keiichi Tomishige

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Modification of Rh/SiO 2 with ReO x enhanced the activity of glycerol hydrogenolysis remarkably and suppressed degradation reactions simultaneously. At the same time, the formation of 1,3-propanediol became more favorable on the Rh-ReO x/SiO 2.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)540-541
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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