Lamb G1, Clarke M, Slawin AM, Williams B, Key L.
Dalton Trans. 2007 Dec 21;(47):5582-9. Epub 2007 Oct 10.The carbonylation of methanol to acetic acid is a hugely important catalytic process, and there are considerable cost and environmental advantages if a process could be designed that was tolerant of hydrogen impurities in the CO feed gas, while eliminating by-products such as propionic acid and acetaldehyde altogether. This paper reports on an investigation into the application of rhodium complexes ... Read More