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Title: Catalytic dehydration of levoglucosan to levoglucosenone using Brønsted solid acid catalysts in tetrahydrofuran

Abstract

We explored the production of levoglucosenone from levoglucosan using propylsulfonic acid functionalized silica; 59% selectivity was obtained at 100% conversion.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Department of Chemical Engineering; University of Puerto Rico; Mayagüez; Puerto Rico
  2. Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering; University of Wisconsin; Madison; USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
OSTI Identifier:
1613401
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0006878
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Green Chemistry
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 21; Journal Issue: 18; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Science & Technology - Other Topics

Citation Formats

Oyola-Rivera, Oscar, He, Jiayue, Huber, George W., Dumesic, James A., and Cardona-Martínez, Nelson. Catalytic dehydration of levoglucosan to levoglucosenone using Brønsted solid acid catalysts in tetrahydrofuran. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1039/c9gc01526d.
Oyola-Rivera, Oscar, He, Jiayue, Huber, George W., Dumesic, James A., & Cardona-Martínez, Nelson. Catalytic dehydration of levoglucosan to levoglucosenone using Brønsted solid acid catalysts in tetrahydrofuran. United States. doi:10.1039/c9gc01526d.
Oyola-Rivera, Oscar, He, Jiayue, Huber, George W., Dumesic, James A., and Cardona-Martínez, Nelson. Tue . "Catalytic dehydration of levoglucosan to levoglucosenone using Brønsted solid acid catalysts in tetrahydrofuran". United States. doi:10.1039/c9gc01526d.
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title = {Catalytic dehydration of levoglucosan to levoglucosenone using Brønsted solid acid catalysts in tetrahydrofuran},
author = {Oyola-Rivera, Oscar and He, Jiayue and Huber, George W. and Dumesic, James A. and Cardona-Martínez, Nelson},
abstractNote = {We explored the production of levoglucosenone from levoglucosan using propylsulfonic acid functionalized silica; 59% selectivity was obtained at 100% conversion.},
doi = {10.1039/c9gc01526d},
journal = {Green Chemistry},
issn = {1463-9262},
number = 18,
volume = 21,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {1}
}

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