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homogeneous catalysis

[‚hä·mə′jē·nē·əs kə′tal·ə·səs]
(chemistry)
Catalysis occurring within a single phase, usually a gas or liquid.
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Jim Mahoney Innovative catalyst platform for producing acrylic acid, BDO and polypropiolactone US-based Novomer is commercializing a homogeneous catalyst system capable of combining carbon monoxide with ethylene oxide (EO) to produce the versatile intermediate propiolactone.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers managed to synthesize a type of homogeneous catalyst that improves the efficiency of hydrocarbon oxidation processes commonly available in petroleum, gas and petrochemical industries.
His current research interests are directed towards the creative design of new and highly reactive organometallic complexes for use in synthetic applications, and on the development of innovative approaches to homogeneous catalyst recovery and recycling using non-standard reaction media.
The purpose is to find a way to attach the metallocene to the support without losing the performance of the homogeneous catalyst.
Thus, zinc glutarate is used in the polymerization as a heterogeneous catalyst rather than a homogeneous catalyst.
The refinement of homogeneous catalyst systems through ligand design has been extended to enantioselective catalysis.
Chiral Quest will grant to DSM a license to use its proprietary homogeneous Catalyst Systems in DSM's research screening programs.