699632 Aldrich

Carbon, mesoporous Green Alternative

nanopowder, <500 nm particle size (DLS), >99.95% trace metals basis

Synonym: Graphitized carbon black



Related Categories 06: C, Activated and Mesoporous Carbon, Alternative Energy, Chemical Synthesis, Enabling Products,
assay   >99.95% trace metals basis
form   nanopowder
greener alternative product characteristics   Design for Energy Efficiency
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particle size   <500 nm (DLS)
pore size   0.342 cm3/g total pore volume (typical)
  64 Å average pore diameter (typical)
surface area   spec. surface area 150-250 m2/g
bp   4827 °C
mp   3654-3697 °C
density   0.056 g/cm3 (Packing)
  1.887 g/cm3 (absolute, typical)



5, 25 g in glass bottle

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Graphitized Mesoporous Carbons

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Protocols & Articles


Bio-Inspired “Green” Synthesis of Nanomaterials and their Applications

Dr. Siddharth V. Patwardhan Department of Chemical and Process Engineering University of Strathclyde, 75 Montrose Street Glasgow G1 1XJ, UK Email:
Keywords: Adsorption, Agriculture, Apoptosis, Cancer, Catalysis, Condensations, Cosmetics, Deposition, Environmental, Enzyme activity, Green chemistry, Hydration reaction, Immobilization, Microwave synthesis, Nanomaterials, Pharmaceutical, Precipitation, Reductions, Separation, Sol-gel, Solvents

Changing the Landscape of Environmental and Energy Research Through Novel Nanoscale Materials

Energy and environmental catalysts (EECs) form a major group of materials that will continue to drive the growth of industry and research investments. The EEC market is estimated to be between $10−16...
Santanu Chaudhuri
Material Matters, 2012 v7, n4
Keywords: Adsorption, Alternative energy, Applications, Automotive, Catalysis, Diffusion, Environmental, Gene expression, Immobilization, Infrared spectroscopy, Metal organic frameworks, Methods, Molecular probes, Oxidations, Protocols, Reductions, Search, Spectroscopy, Substitutions, Support, Surface Science, Type

Changing the Landscape of Environmental and Energy Research Through Novel Nanoscale Materials

Santanu Chaudhuri ISP/Applied Sciences Laboratory Washington State University, WA 99210-1495
Keywords: Adsorption, Alternative energy, Automotive, Catalysis, Diffusion, Environmental, Gene expression, Immobilization, Infrared spectroscopy, Metal organic frameworks, Molecular probes, Oxidations, Reductions, Spectroscopy, Substitutions, Surface Science

Cooking up Nanostructured Mesoporous Materials

Vitaly Budarin, James H. Clark*, Rafael Luque, Robin White Green Chemistry Centre, Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK *Email:
Keywords: Adsorption, Alkylations, Aminations, Brominations, Catalysis, Chromatography, Elemental analysis, Environmental, Esterifications, Etherifications, Green chemistry, Heck Reaction, Infrared spectroscopy, Mass spectrometry, Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, Separation, Silylations, Spectroscopy

High Temperature Boron-based Thermoelectric Materials

The modern world is rapidly approaching the limits of classical energy reserves. Alternative sources of energy, such as the conversion of waste heat to electricity, offer potential and are an incenti...
Takao Mori
Material Matters Volume 4 Article 2
Keywords: Applications, Materials Science, Melting, Nanotubes, Tools, Type

High-Tech Carbons

The Sigma-Aldrich® commitment to carbon materials research and product development spans more than two decades. Understanding how thermodynamic and kinetic properties affect performance characteristi...
Material Matters 2009, 4.4, 110.
Keywords: Applications, Material Matters

Mesoporous Materials

Materials with specially ordered porous features on the nano-scale have important applications in optics, catalysis, drug delivery systems, coatings, cosmetics, bio-separation, diagnostics, gas-separ...
Keywords: Absorption, Adsorption, Asymmetric synthesis, Catalysis, Chromatography, Cosmetics, Diffraction, Diffusion, Gas chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Industries, Ion Exchange, Materials Science, Metal organic frameworks, Microscopy, Nanotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Proteomics, Scanning electron microscopy, Separation, Substitutions, Transmission electron microscopy, X-Ray diffraction

Synthesis of Mesoporous Materials

Mespoporous materials, also known as mesoporous molecular sieves, are a class of 3D-nanostructures with well-defined mesoscale (2–50 nm diameter) pores and surface areas up to 1000 m2/g.1 In terms of...
Material Matters 2008, 3.1, 17.
Keywords: Absorption, Applications, Catalog, Catalysis, Condensations, Diffusion, Material Matters, Methods, Sol-gel

Peer-Reviewed Papers


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Zhixin Ma;Takashi Kyotani; Zheng Liu; Osamu Terasaki; and Akira Tomita Chem. Mater. 13, 4413, (2001)

Extremely high microporosity and sharp pore size distribution of a large surface area carbon prepared in the nanochannels of zeolite Y Koichi Matsuoka; Yasushi Yamagishi; Toshiaki Yamazaki, et. al. Carbon 43, 876-879, (2005)

Traditional vs. Non-Traditional Materials for Carbon Paste Electrode
Preparation: On Relation between the Composition and Properties, Mikysek T, et al. Sensing in Electroanalysis 8, 133-141

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