Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1981, 46, 1965-1969

Hydrogen solubility in organic solvents and adsorption from them on catalyst surface

Libor Červený, Boris Vostrý and Vlastimil Růžička

Department of Organic Technology, Prague Institute of Chemical Technology, 166 28 Prague 6


The effect of solvent on the adsorption of hydrogen on the surface on platinum catalyst was studied. The adsorption coefficient of hydrogen was found independent of the solvent used. The solubility of hydrogen was determined in 15 solvents.