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Carbon, mesoporous

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Synonym(s):
Starbon 800
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
12.01
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

form

powder

Quality Level

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pore size

0.4-0.7 cm3/g mesoporosity
0-0.25 cm3/g microporosity

surface area

spec. surface area >500 m2/g (BET)

bp

4827 °C

mp

3654-3697 °C

application(s)

battery manufacturing

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SMILES string

[C]

InChI

1S/C

InChI key

OKTJSMMVPCPJKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Starbons are mesoporous carbons synthesized by the carbonization of expanded mesoporous starch at high temperatures. Amylose and amylopectin polymer chains in starch self assemble to form large mesoporous structures. Starbons exhibit tunable surface energies and high volume. It can be readily functionalized. The unique features are hydrophobicity, graphite-like surface and chemical inertness.
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Application

Carbon, mesoporous can be used in the fabrication of optoelectronic and energy storage devices such as supercapacitor, and lithium ion batteries. It can also be used in the formation of a hybrid support that acts as a green tool for water purification. It is a surface tunable material that finds usage in chromatography, catalysis and environmental remediation.
Starbons may be used as a stationary phase for liquid chromatography and as solid support for precious metal catalyst. Starbon supported Pd catalyst was used in a model Heck reaction of iodobenzene.

Packaging

5 g in glass bottle

Legal Information

Starbon is a trademark of University of York

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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