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International Journal of Frontiers in Sociology, 2021, 3(13); doi: 10.25236/IJFS.2021.031308.

Electrochemical Degradation of Phenol by MnO2- Pd/C Gas-Diffusion Electrode


Mingjing Gao1,2, Haitao Wang3

Corresponding Author:
Mingjing Gao

1College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai University, Shanghai 200000, China

2Zhongtian Technology Industrial Wire&Cable System Co., Ltd

3Zhongtian Technology Advanced Materials CO., LTD


MnO2/C and Pd/C catalysts used for the MnO2- Pd/C gas-diffusion cathodes were prepared by redox, and characterized by transmission electronmicroscopy (TEM), X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS). The electrochemical degradation of phenol was surveyed in a diaphragm electrolysis system and a connected electrolysis system, feeding with air, making the most of four kinds of self-made gas-diffusion cathodes. It turns out the MnO2- Pd/C cathodes was better than other cathodes, and the degration efficiency reached 96.95% and 99.3% in two kinds of electrolysis systems, respectively, after reaction for 100min. 


Electrochemical, MnO2- Pd/C, Phenol

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Mingjing Gao, Haitao Wang. Electrochemical Degradation of Phenol by MnO2- Pd/C Gas-Diffusion Electrode. International Journal of Frontiers in Sociology (2021), Vol. 3, Issue 13: 51-56. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFS.2021.031308.


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