PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF 1,3-BUTADIENE

Matthew Jones (Inventor), M. Lewandowski (Inventor), A. Ochenduszko (Inventor)

Research output: Patent

Abstract

The invention relates to the use of a novel silica-supported trimetallic (La/Zr/Zn) catalyst in the production of 1,3-butadiene from ethanol. The presence of lanthanum in the catalyst further comprising zirconium and zinc increases the catalyst's yield and selectivity to 1,3-butadiene.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2014180778A1
Publication statusPublished - 13 Nov 2014

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Jones, M., Lewandowski, M., & Ochenduszko, A. (2014). PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF 1,3-BUTADIENE. (Patent No. WO2014180778A1).