Catalytic hydrolysis of s-triazine compounds over Al2O3

Zhaoqi Zhan, Martin Müllner, Johannes A. Lercher

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Abstract

Hydrolysis of cyanuric acid, melamine, melem, atrazine and melamine-formaldehyde resin was found to be catalyzed by an A12O3 catatyst. The reactions occur irreversibly with cleavage of the s-triazine ring between 240 and 450°C. The s-triazine-ring is hydrolyzed to ammonia and carbon dioxide, and the substituted groups to the corresponding molecules by addition of hydrogen.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)167-173
Number of pages7
JournalCatalysis today
Volume27
Issue number1-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1996
Event1st World Conference Environmental Catalysis For a Better World and Life 1995 - Pisa, Italy
Duration: 1 May 19955 May 1995
Conference number: 1

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