Catalytic Converter

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  • Created on: 11-05-18 19:24
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  • Catalytic Converter
    • Ceramic material coated with platinum and rhodium metals
    • Honeycomb shape=large surface area
    • Polluting gases pass over catalyst=react with each other to form less harmful products.
    • 2CO(g)+2NO(g)->N2(g)+2CO2(g)
    • hydrocarbons+nitrogen oxide->nitrogen+carbon dioxide+water

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