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NanoSelect™ LF 200

NanoSelect LF 200 catalysts offer equivalent or greater hydrogenation activity to Lindlar catalyst with no lead content and an order of magnitude less metal (0.5 wt% compared to 5 wt%).

With less metal in the catalyst the cost of the process decreases significantly.

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Physical Properties

Active metal


Metal content

0.5 wt%


Reduced, water-wet


Titanium silicate powder

Mean particle size

25 micron

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BASF's Catalysts division is the world's leading supplier of environmental and process catalysts. The group offers exceptional expertise in the development of technologies that protect the air we breathe, produce the fuels that power our world and ensure efficient production of a wide variety of chemicals, plastics and other products, including advanced battery materials. By leveraging our industry-leading R&D platforms, passion for innovation and deep knowledge of precious and base metals, BASF's Catalysts division develops unique, proprietary solutions that drive customer success.