Authors: Carrales-Alvarado, DH; Dongil, AB; Guerrero-Ruiz, A; Rodriguez-Ramos, I

Article; Early Access.
Chem. Commun.. vol: . page: 1359-7345.
Date: . .
Doi: 10.1039/d1cc01954f.

We report for the first time the selective hydrogenation of 1,3-butadiene to butene using formic acid as the hydrogen source with 1 wt% Pd/carbon in a continuous flow reactor. The catalytic results show that the selectivity is even higher when formic acid is used compared to gas hydrogen..