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Lviv Polytechnic National University
Lviv Polytechnic National University

The catalytic activity of nanostructured Pd-Au in electrochemical oxidation of СН3ОН
in an alkaline environment was researched by the method of cyclic voltammetry. It was found,
that during the in electrochemical oxidation of methanol on the surface of the Pd-Au/GC
electrode is manifested sequential catalytic action of components Pd and Au. An increase in
the content of palladium accelerates the complete oxidation of methane, contributing to a
decrease in the content of intermediates, indicating the high efficiency of nanostructured Pd-
Au/GC electrodes.

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