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Effect of porous solid in catalytic degradation of polymers

Volume 7, Issue 1, February 2022    |    PP. 1-16    |PDF (1696 K)|    Pub. Date: May 18, 2022
DOI: 10.54647/energy48156    25 Downloads     703 Views  

Katsuhide Murata, K. Murata Research Lab, Toyohashi 441-8151, Japan

In this study the author investigated the effect of non-acidic porous solid (silicalite) on the thermal degradation behavior of polypropylene and polystyrene, and found that silicalite affects the thermal degradation behavior of polypropylene and polystyrene as well as polyethylene, respectively. And for comparison with silicalite, the thermal degradation behavior with silica-alumina was studied.
Experimental results obtained by the continuous reactor showed that not only the configuration of porous solids affected the thermal degradation behavior of polymer, but also the configuration of macromolecules affected it.

Thermal degradation; Polymer; Porous solid; Configuration; Continuous flow reactor

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Katsuhide Murata, Effect of porous solid in catalytic degradation of polymers, SCIREA Journal of Energy. Vol. 7 , No. 1 , 2022 , pp. 1 - 16 . https://doi.org/10.54647/energy48156


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