Patent Number: 6,251,851

Title: Process for the selective oxidation of organic compounds

Abstract: Disclosed is a process for oxidizing organic compounds using hydrogen peroxide to oxidize an oxidizable organic substrate in the presence of a silylated peroxide-activating metal/silica-containing catalyst and to a method of preparing such a catalyst.

Inventors: D'Amore; Michael Brian (Wilmington, DE), Schwarz; Stephan (Wilmington, DE)

Assignee: E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

International Classification: B01J 21/00 (20060101); B01J 21/08 (20060101); B01J 31/02 (20060101); B01J 37/00 (20060101); B01J 37/03 (20060101); C07D 303/04 (20060101); C07D 301/12 (20060101); C07D 303/00 (20060101); C07D 301/00 (20060101); C07F 007/08 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018