Latest Catalysis Stories

2014-03-03 23:27:24

The Niagara Team to date has found several worldwide entities working on beta-sized production facilities in need of ready to use equipment such as that which is located at the former CHOREN site in Freiberg. The CHOREN Beta Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis Refinery was used for beta testing of sustainable CO2 neutral fuel production (360 bpd) from organic wood feedstock. Freiberg, Germany (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 FAM Germany GmbH & Co KG and its management company Niagara Worldwide LLC are...

Cheaper Methanol Production From New Catalyst
2014-03-03 08:59:49

By Mark Shwartz, Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University An international research team has discovered a potentially clean, low-cost way to convert carbon dioxide into methanol, a key ingredient in the production of plastics, adhesives and solvents, and a promising fuel for transportation. Scientists from Stanford University, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and the Technical University of Denmark combined theory and experimentation to identify a new nickel-gallium...

2014-02-25 23:21:39

Technology imparts permanent surface functionality to plastics for paints, coatings, adhesives, improved lubricity and abrasion resistance. Highland, MI (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Inhance Technologies, the leader in enhanced barrier and surface modification technology, is pleased to introduce its Reactive Gas Technology® to the Automotive Industry through the establishment of its Automotive Business Unit. Inhance Technologies’ proprietary Reactive Gas Technology® permanently...

Hydrogen Fuel Production Boost
2014-02-24 09:34:50

Chris Barncard, University of Wisconsin-Madison MADISON, Wis. — Generating electricity is not the only way to turn sunlight into energy we can use on demand. The sun can also drive reactions to create chemical fuels, such as hydrogen that can in turn power cars, trucks and trains. The trouble with solar fuel production is the cost of producing the sun-capturing semiconductors and the catalysts to generate fuel. The most efficient materials are far too expensive to produce fuel at a...

2014-02-21 23:00:13

MarketReportsChina.com adds “Research and Forecast of China Oil Refining Catalyst Market, 2014-2018” report to its research database. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 In 2013, the global oil refining catalyst market scale reached USD 3.13 billion with the average annual growth of 2%. Among that, the hydrogenation catalyst had the scale of USD 1.066 billion with the average annual growth of 2.36%; the FCC catalyst had the scale of USD 907 million with the average annual growth of...

2014-02-17 08:23:51

MONTREAL, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC) ("Xebec"), a provider of biogas upgrading, natural gas, field gas and hydrogen purification and filtration solutions for the clean energy and crude-derived fuels displacement markets, is pleased to announce its expansion into the US with a Houston, Texas, office and dedicated Senior Management Team. Mr. Parag Jhonsa joins Xebec Canada as Corporate Vice President, Business Development, and President of Xebec...

2014-02-11 23:04:58

You're hearing everywhere what you should eat for a healthier heart, but here's a list of what you want to avoid putting on your grocery list. Mexia, Texas (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Every February, millions join together to raise awareness for Heart Health Month by hosting events, honoring loved ones and spreading healthy information to help those fighting heart disease. The information surrounding heart healthy foods is plentiful, but what if you want to know what not to eat?...

2014-02-05 16:26:52

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2k97v2/emission_control) has announced the addition of the "Emission Control Catalysts - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2k97v2/emission_control ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Emission Control Catalysts in...

2014-01-29 20:23:59

RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catalyst Paper (TSX:CYT) announced today that the Supreme Court of British Columbia had ruled in favour of Catalyst Paper in its action against the Province of British Columbia involving a reassessment of the amount of sales tax payable under the Social Services Tax Act on electricity purchased from Powell River Energy Inc. in 2001 through 2010. Catalyst Paper estimates that it will receive a sales tax refund of $5.8 million including...

2014-01-29 12:28:41

DALLAS, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation is one of two companies that will receive the prestigious 2014 Catalyst Award, which annually honors innovative initiatives that expand leadership and opportunities for women and business, Catalyst announced today. Kimberly-Clark shares this year's Catalyst Award with Lockheed Martin, the security and aerospace firm. Since 1987, the Catalyst Award has recognized 82 initiatives at 76 organizations worldwide, focusing on the...

Latest Catalysis Reference Libraries

Journal of Catalysis
2012-04-29 21:07:43

The Journal of Catalysis is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier. It was founded in 1962 by JH de Boer and PW Selwood. The current editor-in-chief is JA Lercher. Past editors-in-chief were FS Stone, WK Hall, GL Haller, WN Delgass, and E Iglesia. The journal covers the fields of heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis. The journal covers papers related to: synthesis and catalytic function of novel inorganic solids and complexes; spectroscopic methods for structural...

Catalysis Science & Technology
2012-04-25 14:08:09

Catalysis Science & Technology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published on a monthly basis by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The first print issue was published in March 2011, whereas the online issue appeared first in January 2011. Articles featured in this journal are available online free of charge until the end of 2012. Editors-in-chief are Cynthia Friend (Harvard, USA) and Piet van Leeuwen (ICIQ, Spain). The journal features articles from the fields of heterogeneous...

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