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Porous catalysts

The platinum rush


Ultra-stable and catalytic platinum atoms and clusters have been obtained by entrapment within a zeolite framework during its formation.

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Figure 1: Schematic comparison of Pt impregnation and entrapment, and the structural effects of heat treatment.
Figure 2: Size-selective catalysis.


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de Jong, K., Zečević, J. The platinum rush. Nature Mater 16, 7–8 (2017).

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