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  • noun Plural form of autocatalyst.

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Examples

  • Strong auto sales in China and the U.S. this year have boosted demand for palladium in autocatalysts and stirred the interest of speculative investors in the metal.

    Gold Edges Higher

  • Despite the first-quarter production losses, Anglo Platinum said it "remains confident" it will meet its 2011 guidance to refine and sell 2.6 million ounces of the material used largely in car autocatalysts, which help clean exhaust.

    Anglo Platinum Keeps 2011 Target Despite Safety Issues

  • It forecast platinum demand for use in autocatalysts to rise to 3.285 million ounces, from 3.123 million ounces last year.

    VM Revises Platinum, Palladium Estimates

  • By substituting platinum with silver, the cost of precious metals in the production of autocatalysts, which clean car exhaust fumes, would be cut by more than 90 percent, the company said.

    Archive 2008-04-20

  • Platinum and its sister metal palladium are employed in varying amounts in autocatalysts to filter out carbon monoxide and particulate emissions.

    Archive 2008-04-20

  • Crick has since abandoned the idea due to advances in abiogenetic research (such as the discovery of autocatalysts).

    Abiogenesis and Evolution

  • Platinum and its sister metal palladium are employed in varying amounts in autocatalysts to filter out carbon monoxide and particulate emissions.

    New silver catalyst for diesel emissions should pump demand

  • By substituting platinum with silver, the cost of precious metals in the production of autocatalysts, which clean car exhaust fumes, would be cut by more than 90 percent, the company said.

    New silver catalyst for diesel emissions should pump demand

  • The union said that the global motor industry - which is the biggest market for platinum in the form of autocatalysts - was in a deep recession.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • More than 60 percent of platinum is used in autocatalysts to clean exhaust fumes.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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