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Title: Selective catalytic oxidation of sugar alcohols to lactic acid

Abstract

Homogeneous iridium catalysts are reported for the highly efficient and selective conversion of polyols to hydrogen gas and lactic acid.

Authors:
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  1. Department of Chemistry; Yale University; New Haven; USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Center for Catalytic Hydrocarbon Functionalization (CCHF)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1384736
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001298
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Green Chemistry
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 17; Journal Issue: 1; Related Information: CCHF partners with University of Virginia (lead); Brigham Young University; California Institute of Technology; Colorado School of Mines; University of Maryland; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; University of North Texas; Princeton University; The Scripps Research Institute; Yale University; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
catalysis (homogeneous), catalysis (heterogeneous), bio-inspired, hydrogen and fuel cells, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)

Citation Formats

Manas, Michael G., Campos, Jesús, Sharninghausen, Liam S., Lin, Elisa, and Crabtree, Robert H. Selective catalytic oxidation of sugar alcohols to lactic acid. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1039/c4gc01694g.
Manas, Michael G., Campos, Jesús, Sharninghausen, Liam S., Lin, Elisa, & Crabtree, Robert H. Selective catalytic oxidation of sugar alcohols to lactic acid. United States. doi:10.1039/c4gc01694g.
Manas, Michael G., Campos, Jesús, Sharninghausen, Liam S., Lin, Elisa, and Crabtree, Robert H. Thu . "Selective catalytic oxidation of sugar alcohols to lactic acid". United States. doi:10.1039/c4gc01694g.
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title = {Selective catalytic oxidation of sugar alcohols to lactic acid},
author = {Manas, Michael G. and Campos, Jesús and Sharninghausen, Liam S. and Lin, Elisa and Crabtree, Robert H.},
abstractNote = {Homogeneous iridium catalysts are reported for the highly efficient and selective conversion of polyols to hydrogen gas and lactic acid.},
doi = {10.1039/c4gc01694g},
journal = {Green Chemistry},
issn = {1463-9262},
number = 1,
volume = 17,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
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