Selective hydrogenation of amides to alcohols in water solvent over a heterogeneous CeO2-supported Ru catalyst

Masazumi Tamura, Susumu Ishikawa, Mii Betchaku, Yoshinao Nakagawa, Keiichi Tomishige
2018 Chemical Communications  
CeO2-supported Ru (Ru/CeO2) worked as an effective and reusable heterogeneous catalyst for the selective dissociation of the C–N bond in amides, particularly primary amides, with H2 in water solvent at low reaction temperature of 333 K.
doi:10.1039/c8cc02697a pmid:29924114 fatcat:ojfi6kketffgnbqbcrgqo4iqpi