Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1980, 45, 2621-2623

New catalysts for Belousov-Zhabotinskii reaction

Marie Handlířová and Antonín Tockstein

Department of Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Technology, 532 10 Pardubice


It was found that cobalt, nickel and copper as central ions in complexes with various amines can act as catalysts of the Belousov-Zhabotinskii reaction. Also sole 8-hydroxyquinoline is a catalyst.