Lanthanum-exchanged zeolites as active and selective catalysts for the generation of singlet oxygen from hydrogen peroxide.

Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)

PubMedID: 15700084

Wahlen J, De Vos D, De Hertogh S, Nardello V, Aubry JM, Alsters P, Jacobs P. Lanthanum-exchanged zeolites as active and selective catalysts for the generation of singlet oxygen from hydrogen peroxide. Chem Commun (Camb). 2005;(7):927-9.
Lanthanum(III)-exchanged zeolites Beta and USY are active and selective catalysts for the generation of singlet oxygen from H2O2 showing superior activity and oxidant efficiency compared to unsupported La-catalysts, e.g. La(OH)3.