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MONCAT™

Product range


MONCAT™ products are supported reduced nickel catalysts embedded in pastilles of hydrogenated vegetable oil. These water-free catalysts are sold worldwide for the hydrogenation of oils and fats from either plant or animal sources. Their ease of use make them ideal for the manufacture of soaps, oleochemicals, vanaspati, margarine, stearic acid, 12-hydroxy stearic acid and many other products.


Chemical-physical properties

Product

Metal content/type

Modifiers

Application

MONCAT™ 1051

> 17 % Ni

Mg, S

Partial hydrogenation and isomerization of triglycerides and fatty acids

MONCAT™ 1991

> 21 % Ni

Mg

Full and partial hydrogenation of free fatty acids

MONCAT™ 2021

> 21 % Ni

Mg

Full and partial hydrogenation of triglycerides

MONCAT™ 2991

> 23 % Ni

Mg

Hydrogenation of monomer and dimer fatty acids

MONCAT™ 3921

> 17 % Ni

Mg

Partial hydrogenation of triglycerides

MONCAT™ 4181

> 17 % Ni

Mg, S

Partial hydrogenation and isomerization of triglycerides and fatty acids

all percentages are given in wt. %