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1. (WO2018163004) HYDROGEN PRODUCTION FROM ETHYLENE GLYCOL UNDER BASIC CONDITIONS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/163004    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2018/051161
Publication Date: Fri Sep 14 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Feb 24 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: C01B 3/22
C07C 51/16
Applicants: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
Inventors: VIDJAYACOUMAR, Balamurugan
AL-BAHILY, Khalid
GAMBAROTTA, Sandro
THAPA, Indira
Title: HYDROGEN PRODUCTION FROM ETHYLENE GLYCOL UNDER BASIC CONDITIONS
Abstract:
Disclosed is a method of producing hydrogen from monoethylene glycol. The method includes mixing an aqueous base, monoethylene glycol, and an iridium chloride (IrCl3) catalyst solubilized therein under conditions sufficient to produce hydrogen from the ethylene glycol present in the basic homogeneous aqueous solution.