Hydrocracking of Ethyl Laurate on Bifunctional Micro-/Mesoporous Zeolite Catalysts

Authors

  • Oliver Busse,

    1. Institute for Industrial Chemistry, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 19, 01062 Dresden (Germany), Fax: (+49) 351-463 32658
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  • Konstantin Räuchle Dr.,

    1. Institute for Industrial Chemistry, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 19, 01062 Dresden (Germany), Fax: (+49) 351-463 32658
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  • Wladimir Reschetilowski Prof.

    1. Institute for Industrial Chemistry, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 19, 01062 Dresden (Germany), Fax: (+49) 351-463 32658
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Abstract

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Olefins from biomass: Metal-modified micro- and mesoporous composite materials are promising catalyst systems for the conversion of ethyl laurate, as a model compound for vegetable oils. The selectivity to light olefins can be enhanced up to 60 wt %.

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