Hydrogenation catalysts Johnson Matthey

Johnson Matthey offers a range of hydrogenation catalysts through its HTC™, PRICAT™ and Sponge Metal™ catalyst brands.  Using both precious and base metals, the application of these catalysts for biorenewables, petrochemical and oleochemical manufacture include:


  • Liquid phase slurry hydrogenation of nitrobenzene to aniline
  • Removal of aromatic and olefinic species from solvent streams
  • Acetone and phenol hydrogenation plus polishing duties and adiponitrile hydrogenation in caprolactam manufacture
  • upgrading of biorenewables