Improving the Efficiency of the Hydrogenation of Carbonates and Carbon Dioxide to Methanol

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  • Dr. Yuehui Li,

    1. Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e.V. an der Universität Rostock, Albert Einstein Str. 29a, 18059 Rostock (Germany), Fax: (+49) 381-1281-51113
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  • Dr. Kathrin Junge,

    1. Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e.V. an der Universität Rostock, Albert Einstein Str. 29a, 18059 Rostock (Germany), Fax: (+49) 381-1281-51113
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  • Prof. Dr. Matthias Beller

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    1. Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e.V. an der Universität Rostock, Albert Einstein Str. 29a, 18059 Rostock (Germany), Fax: (+49) 381-1281-51113
    • Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e.V. an der Universität Rostock, Albert Einstein Str. 29a, 18059 Rostock (Germany), Fax: (+49) 381-1281-51113
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Abstract

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On the way to a green carbon cycle: Ding and co-workers developed the highly efficient catalyst 1 for the hydrogenation of cyclic carbonates to diols and methanol (TON up to 87 000) by modification of the industrially applied omega process.

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