Scalable carbon dioxide electroreduction coupled to carbonylation chemistry

Mikkel T. Jensen , Magnus Haugaard Rønne, Anne Katrine Ravn, Rene W. Juhl, Dennis Ulsøe Nielsen, Xinming Hu, Steen Uttrup Pedersen, Kim Daasbjerg, Troels Skrydstrup

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Electroreduction of CO 2 to CO is a potential valorisation pathway of carbon dioxide for fine chemicals production. Here, the authors show a user-friendly device that couples CO 2 electroreduction with carbonylation chemistry for up to gram scale synthesis of pharmaceuticals even under atmospheric CO 2.

Original languageEnglish
Article number489
JournalNature Communications
Publication statusPublished - 8 Sept 2017

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