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Title: Zeolitic catalytic conversion of alochols to hydrocarbons

A method for converting an alcohol to a hydrocarbon, the method comprising contacting said alcohol with a metal-loaded zeolite catalyst at a temperature of at least 100.degree. C. and up to 550.degree. C., wherein said alcohol can be produced by a fermentation process, said metal is a positively-charged metal ion, and said metal-loaded zeolite catalyst is catalytically active for converting said alcohol to said hydrocarbon.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1338065
Assignee:
UT-BATTELLE, LLC. (Oak Ridge, TN ORNL
Patent Number(s):
9,533,921
Application Number:
14/293,248
Contract Number:
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Jun 02
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

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