Influence of support on catalytic behavior of nickel catalysts in the steam reforming of ethanol for hydrogen production
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Al2O3, MgO, SiO2 and ZnO-supported nickel catalysts were prepared and evaluated in the ethanol steam reforming for hydrogen production. It is shown that the catalytic behavior can be influenced depending on the experimental conditions employed and chemical composition of the catalyst.
KeywordsSteam reforming Ethanol Hydrogen Nickel catalysts
This research was supported by the Brazilian funding support agencies: CNPq and FINEP.
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