• Irada M. Gasan Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician Murtuza Naghiyev
  • Arif J. Efendi Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof
  • Elmir M. Babayev Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof
  • Aytadj M. Salakhli Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof
  • Konul Sh. Musazadeh Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof
  • Asmet N. Azizova Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof
  • Guseyn M. Faradjev Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician M. Nagiyevof



catalytic oxidation, chlorinated volatile organic compound, dichloromethane, Tetrachloroethylene


Among the chemicals emitted to the atmosphere, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are classified worldwide as hazardous air pollutants. Most of the VOCs are organochlorine compounds, widely used in industryas the components of detergents and degreasers, chemical extractants, additives for paints, inks and adhesives, raw materials for drug synthesis, pesticides and polymers, solvents for chemicalsand paint strippers. These compounds are released into the atmosphere and pose a significant health hazard due to their pronounced toxicity, high stability and persistence in the environment. In this study, a total of 6 different metal monoliths containing γ-Al2O3 were studied in the oxidation of dichloromethane (DCM) and tetrachlorethylene (perchlorethylene-PCE). Pt, Pd, separately, were used as the active substances. Before the research experiments of the catalysts have been started, the water supply was optimized. Among the studied catalysts, Pt/Al2O3 was the most active in the oxidation of DCM.

Author Biography

Irada M. Gasan, Institute of Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry named after academician Murtuza Naghiyev

Associate Professor, Candidate of Technical Sciences


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