Physical and chemical properties of cobalt catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis are investigated. The influence of copper and zirconium oxides on the specific surface area, cobalt concentration, pore volume and size, the degree of reduction of the catalyst Co-Al2O3/SiO2 was studied.
Keywords: Fischer-Tropsch synthesis, carbonaceous resources, catalyst, active component, silicate carrier, CuO and ZrO2 promoters, elemental analysis, recovery rate, BET method, specific surface area
The study of physical and chemical properties of cobalt catalysts in the synthesis of hydrocarbons by the Fischer-Tropsch method is carried out. The effect of additives promoters NiO, Fe2O3, MnO2, on the specific surface area, pore volume, size of cobalt crystallites, the degree of catalyst reduction is considered
Keywords: Fischer-Tropsch synthesis, synthetic hydrocarbons, catalyst, promoter, carrier, specific surface area, porous structure, catalytic activity, dispersion, cobalt crystallites