Why is platinum used in combustion of hydrocarbons and the reactions that occur in the treatment of vehicle exhaust?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Platinum is especially good for reactions where selectivity is not so important, e.g. in the catalytic combustion of hydrocarbons and the reactions that occur in the treatment of vehicle exhaust.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM

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