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THE CATALYST REVIEW (ISSN 0898-3089)
June 2020, Volume 33, Number 6
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In This Issue
Industry Perspectives
Refuelling Alternative Fuel: Prospect of Formic Acid.............................................. 1
Commercial
TechnipFMC and Clariant Enter Joint Development Agreement for
State-of-the-Art Production of Acrylonitrile............................................................ 2
Sonatrach Plans $6-Billion Petchems Complex at Skikda, Another $6 Billion
for Methanol, Derivatives........................................................................................ 2
Chennai Petroleum and Indian Oil Plan $3.8 Billion Refinery Including
PP Plant................................................................................................................... 3
Sumitomo Chemical to Cut Petchem Investment.................................................... 3
Egypt - Petroleum Ministry Debuts 11 Petrochemical Projects Worth $19bn........4
SK Global Chemical Completes Buy Out of Functional Polyolefin Biz from
Arkema.................................................................................................................... 4
Process
Controlling the Zeolite Pore Interior for Chemo-Selective Alkyne/Olefin
Separations.............................................................................................................. 5
New Low-Cost and High-Performance Multinary Intermetallic Compound
as Active Electrocatalyst for Hydrogen Production................................................. 5
Sustainable Iron Catalysis Enables Controllable Alkene Borylation.........................6
Special Feature
Polymerization Activators, Stereo-Regulators and Supports................................... 7
Experimental
A Stable Silanol Triad in the Zeolite Catalyst SSZ-70................................................ 15
CO-Assisted Direct Methane Conversion into C1 and C2 Oxygenates over
ZSM-5 Supported Transition and Platinum Group Metal Catalysts Using
Oxygen as an Oxidant................... ........................................................................... 15
Efficient Hydrogen Oxidation Catalyzed by Strain-Engineered Nickel
Nanoparticles............................... ........................................................................... 16
Cobalt(II)-Catalyzed Stereoselective Olefin Isomerization: Facile Access to
Acyclic Trisubstituted Alkenes................................................................................. 17
Movers and Shakers
Ishant Khurana, PhD................................................................................................ 18

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