Nitrous Oxide Produced by the Catalytic Oxidation of Organic Nitrogen Compounds

Science  07 Feb 1964:
Vol. 143, Issue 3606, pp. 573-574
DOI: 10.1126/science.143.3606.573


Nitrous oxide is produced by the catalytic oxidation of organic nitrogen compounds of several distinct structural types with Hopcalite catalyst at a space velocity of 21,000 hours-1 and at temperatures near 300°C.