Direct conversion of methane to methanol

Raja, Robert ; Ratnasamy, Paul (1997) Direct conversion of methane to methanol Applied Catalysis A: General, 158 (1-2). L7-L15. ISSN 0926-860X

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Methane has been converted to a mixture of methanol and formaldehyde at ambient conditions with high activity (TON above 100) and selectivity (CO2 less than 5%) using phthalocyanine complexes of Fe and Cu encapsulated in zeolites as catalysts and O2/tert-butyl hydroperoxide as oxidants.

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Keywords:Methane Conversion; Methane Oxidation; Methanol Production; Natural Gas Conversion; Phthalocyanine Catalysts
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