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Synthesis, Structure, and Catalytic Applications for ortho- and meta-Carboranyl Based NBN Pincer-Pd Complexes

Synthesis, Structure, and Catalytic Applications for ortho- and meta-Carboranyl Based NBN Pincer-Pd Complexes

Min Ying Tsang, Clara Viñas, Francesc Teixidor, José Giner Planas*, Nerea Conde, Raul SanMartin, María Teresa Herrero, Esther Domínguez, Agustí Lledós, Pietro Vidossich, and Duane Choquesillo-Lazarte.    Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53 (17), pp 9284–9295

Cobalt hydrotalcite for the steam reforming of ethanol with scarce carbon production

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Raúl Espinal Elena Taboada Elies Molins Ricardo J. Chimentao Francesc Medina and Jordi Llorca
RSC Adv., 2012,2, 2946-2956




Co/Mg/Al hydrotalcite-type catalysts have been loaded onto ceramic honeycombs and tested in the ethanol steam reforming (ESR) reaction for producing hydrogen under practical conditions. In contrast with previously reported cobalt-based systems, the formation of carbon was scarce. This has been ascribed to the unique formation of traces of metallic cobalt particles under reaction conditions, as inferred from HRTEM, magnetic measurements, and in situ X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) experiments. The best catalytic performance has been exhibited by the catalyst derived from the hydrotalcite with a Co:Mg:Al molar ratio of 1 : 2 : 1, where CoAl spinel and CoO strongly interacting with MgO phases have been identified.

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