ISSN print edition: 0366-6352
ISSN electronic edition: 1336-9075
Registr. No.: MK SR 9/7

Published monthly
 

Mass-Transfer-Limited Wet Oxidation of Phenol

V. Tukač, J. Vokál, and J. Hanika

Department of Organic Technology, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, CZ-166 28 Prague

 

E-mail: vratislav.tukac@vscht.

Abstract: The hydrodynamics and the mass-transfer impact of the three-phase trickle-bed reactor performance in an environmental application of phenol catalytic wet oxidation is described. The activities of both the CuO-supported catalyst and the extruded active carbon were compared. To avoid liquid maldistribution, also the bed of catalyst particles with void fraction diluted by fine glass spheres was used. Under the conditions of the gas component transfer limitation, a better wetting of the catalyst can lead to the worse reactor performance due to lower reaction rates.

Full paper in Portable Document Format: 536a357.pdf

 

Chemical Papers 53 (6) 357–361 (1999)

Thursday, September 23, 2021

IMPACT FACTOR 2020
2.097
SCImago Journal Rank 2020
0.344
SEARCH
Advanced
VOLUMES
XXVIII. International Conference on Coordination and Bioinorganic Chemistry
© 2021 Chemical Papers