Description and features
Ru-Cat 402 (Ruthenium on Alumina Catalyst) is a black powder which has Ru/AIO2O3 as chemical formula.
This Ruthenium, a rare earth metal, supported catalyst has several applications including fuel cell technology, organic chemistry and hydrogenation of aromatic aldehydes.
Europe and United States: Ru-Cat 402 is available with short lead times.
Canada, South America, South Africa and other markets can also be served, please contact our sales department for more details.
|HS code||3822 00 00|
|Ruthenium content||5.0 % (± 0.02)|
|Chloride content||≤ 0.05%|
|Water content||≤ 0.50%|
Ru-Cat 402 (Ruthenium on Alumina Catalyst) is used for hydrogenation reaction of aromatic aldehydes, aniline and its derivatives, nitro aromatics and aliphatic compounds. Further it finds its application as exhaust gas purifying catalyst and in fuel cell technology.
Available packaging: 12 KG plastic drums.
Special packaging is available on request.
Store Ru-Cat 402 (Ruthenium on Alumina Catalyst) in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area and in line with legal requirements.
Keep it away from heat sources and oxidizing agents.
A Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) is available for Ru-Cat 402 and all other products supplied by Vesta Chemicals BV.
An MSDS describes the hazards of a product and explains how a product can be safely handled, used and stored. Besides it provides important regulatory and emergency response information for the purchased product.
Molecular and structural information
|Molecular weight||208.83 g/mol|
|Boiling point||No data available|
|Bulk density||0.70 – 1.0 g/ml|
|Pore volume||≥ 0.30 ml/g|
|Solubility in water||Insoluble|
|Specific surface||≥ 300 m2/g|