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Title: Catalysts and methods of using the same

The present invention provides a catalyst including a mesoporous silica nanoparticle and a catalytic material comprising iron. In various embodiments, the present invention provides methods of using and making the catalyst. In some examples, the catalyst can be used to hydrotreat fatty acids or to selectively remove fatty acids from feedstocks.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1343769
Assignee:
Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc. AMES
Patent Number(s):
9,567,265
Application Number:
14/015,206
Contract Number:
AC02-07CH11358
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Aug 30
Research Org:
Ames Laboratory (AMES), Ames, IA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

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