alkaline-earth metal


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alkaline-earth metal

n.
Any of a group of metallic elements including calcium, strontium, magnesium, barium, beryllium, and radium.
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5 Catalysis of Acyl Transfer Processes by Crown-Ether Supported Alkaline-Earth Metal Ions (Roberta Cacciapaglia, Stefano Di Stefano, and Luigi Mandolini).
Among the plans that will be investigated by the researchers in the near future, mention can be made of the addition of various percentages of alkali and alkaline-earth metals as promoter on this catalyst and studying their effect on steam reforming of methane and also on dry reforming of methane.
Alkaline and alkaline-earth metals compounds as catalysts for the methanolysis of sunflower oil.