Interaction | Reaction | Process Data Page
Under catalytic cracking conditions, cycloalkanes react with alkenes to give aromatic compounds and alkanes: methylcyclohexane gives toluene.The reaction proceeds via a carbocation mechanism and is shape selective in that different zeolites (with different pore sizes and shapes) give different product ratios.
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|Methylcyclohexane||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|1-Butene||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Zeolite Catalyst||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Toluene||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Butane||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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