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David Scholz, Christof Aellig and Prof. Dr. Ive Hermans Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation/Hydrogenolysis for Reductive Upgrading of Furfural and 5-(Hydroxymethyl)furfural ChemSusChem 7

Article first published online: 13 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201300774

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To boldly flow: The next hydrogenation! The sequential transfer hydrogenation/hydrogenolysis of furfural and 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to 2-methylfuran and 2,5-dimethylfuran is studied over in situ reduced, Fe2O3-supported Cu, Ni, and Pd catalysts, with 2-propanol as hydrogen donor. A significant enhancement in yield of 2-methylfuran and 2-methyltetrahydrofuran is observed under continuous flow conditions.

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