Urea electrolysis: Direct hydrogen production from urine

Bryan K. Boggs, Rebecca L. King, Gerardine G. Botte

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A new technology has been developed that accomplishes the direct conversion of urine and urea to pure hydrogen via electrochemical oxidation with an inexpensive nickel catalyst.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4859-4861
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number32
StatePublished - 2009


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