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Rh, Pt, Ru and Pd are all used in industry to reduce benzene to cyclohexene. Pt and Rh require less vigorous conditions.

Choosing and Using Noble Metal Hydrogenation Catalysts. P.N.Rylander; Aldrichimica Acta, 12, 3, 1979

on Carbon
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Benzene     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Hydrogen     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Rhodium on carbon Catalyst    Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Cyclohexane     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming

Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
Ease of Reduction of Organic FGs by Hydrogenation
Functional Group Interconvertion
Hydrogenation, catalytic
Industrial Process: Organic
Reduction: Of Substrate By Reagent

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