Hydrogenolysis goes bio: from carbohydrates and sugar alcohols to platform chemicals.

@article{Ruppert2012HydrogenolysisGB,
  title={Hydrogenolysis goes bio: from carbohydrates and sugar alcohols to platform chemicals.},
  author={Agnieszka Malgorzata Ruppert and Kamil Weinberg and Regina Palkovits},
  journal={Angewandte Chemie},
  year={2012},
  volume={51 11},
  pages={
          2564-601
        }
}
In view of the diminishing oil resources and the ongoing climate change, the use of efficient and environmentally benign technologies for the utilization of renewable resources has become indispensible. Therein, hydrogenolysis reactions offer a promising possibility for future biorefinery concepts. These reactions result in the cleavage of C-C and C-O bonds by hydrogen and allow direct access to valuable platform chemicals already integrated in today's value chains. Thus, hydrogenolysis bears… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 40 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Tweets
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 citations