A de novo synthesis of Cr-embedded MOF-199 was developed for the first time. This Cr-MOF-199 material was further derived into CuO/CuCr2O4 composites with a porous and uniform structure. The obtained bimetallic oxides with a porous structure were further applied in phenol hydroxylation.
Huang, YY., Konnerth, H., Yeh, JY., Prechtl, M. H. G., Wen, CY., & Wu, KCW. (2019). De novo synthesis of Cr-embedded MOF-199 and derived porous CuO/CuCr2O4 composites for enhanced phenol hydroxylation. Green Chemistry, 21(8), 1889. https://doi.org/10.1039/c8gc03348j