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Room temperature synthesis of biodiesel using sulfonated graphitic carbon nitride

Citation:

Baig, R., S. Verma, M. Nadagouda, AND R. Varma. Room temperature synthesis of biodiesel using sulfonated graphitic carbon nitride. NATURE. Macmillan Publishers Ltd., London, Uk, Article 39387:1-6, (2016).

Impact/Purpose:

Prepared for submission to Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) journal, Green Chemistry as a communication.

Description:

Sulfonation of graphitic carbon nitride (g-CN) affords a polar and strongly acidic catalyst, Sg-CN, which displays unprecedented reactivity and selectivity in biodiesel synthesis and esterification reactions at room temperature.

URLs/Downloads:

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Product Published Date: 12/19/2016
Record Last Revised: 02/14/2017
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 335217

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

CLEAN PROCESSES BRANCH