9. Emergence of Base Catalysts for Synthesis of Biodiesel

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. B. Singh1,
  2. S.N. Upadhyay2,
  3. Dinesh Mohan3 and
  4. Y.C. Sharma1

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch9

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

Singh, B., Upadhyay, S.N., Mohan, D. and Sharma, Y.C. (2011) Emergence of Base Catalysts for Synthesis of Biodiesel, in Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation (eds R. Sanghi and V. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Applied chemistry, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

  2. 2

    Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

  3. 3

    School of Environmental Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470943083

Online ISBN: 9781118287705

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Keywords:

  • Biodiesel;
  • heterogeneous;
  • catalyst;
  • zeolite;
  • hydrotalcite

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanism of Heterogeneous Catalysis

  • Calcium Oxide and Magnesium Oxide

  • Hydrotalcite Doped Compounds

  • Alumina Loaded Compounds

  • Zeolite

  • Conclusions