Synthesis of γ-Al2O3 from Tan Binh Al(OH)3 precursor for petrochemical catalyst preparations

  • Bui Vinh Tuong
  • Ha Luu Manh Quan
  • Le Phuc Nguyen
  • Dang Thanh Tung
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The synthesis methods of γ-Al2O3 from Al(NO3)3 and Al(OH)3 produced by Tan Binh Chemical Factory as well as the effects of synthesis conditions on γ-Al2O3 characteristics were investigated in this study. The structural and morphological properties of γ-Al2O3 synthesised by different methods were also examined by N2 adsorption, XRD, SEM and TPD-NH3. The result shows that the γ-Al2O3 support acquired from the inexpensive source of Tan Binh Al(OH)3 has high and controllable SBET in the range of 200-300 m2/g as well as the same distribution of pore size as compared to commercial γ-Al2O3 supplied by Merck.


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How to Cite
Tuong, B. V., Quan, H. L. M., Nguyen, L. P., & Tung, D. T. (2013). Synthesis of γ-Al2O3 from Tan Binh Al(OH)3 precursor for petrochemical catalyst preparations. Petrovietnam Journal, 4, 28-35. Retrieved from

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