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Acid catalysed reactions?

  1. May 16, 2015 #1
    Hello, kind of focusing on the hydration of ethene/ ethylene, but how to liquid catalyst work if the reactants are gaseous? Does the acid catalyst also need to be gaseous if it is to work correctly?
  2. jcsd
  3. May 16, 2015 #2
    Nah, they are usually done in pressurized nickel vessels.
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