Return to Abstracts of Literature
Return to Abstracts of Literature 1500-1749
1607. JAHN, A. [Studies on the Decomposition of Simple, Organic Compounds by Zinc Dust.] Ber. Deut. Chem. Gesell., vol. 13, 1880, pp. 983-990.
By passing MeOH over a heated mixture of Zn and ZnO, decomposition takes place giving a gas containing 30% CO, the rest being H2 containing a trace of CH4.