Industrial Catalysis

Industrial catalysis

In this unit we look in detail at some important catalysed reactions which are used in the chemical industry. As well as the chemistry, each page carries information on the uses, the catalyst, and the conversion.

Contents of this unit

  • Ammonia synthesis
  • Manufacture of nitric acid
  • Manufacture of sulphuric acid
  • Manufacture of margarine
  • Manufacture of ethanoic acid
  • Producing petrol
  • Steam Reforming