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Institute of Catalysis!

The Institute of Catalysis at the JKU Linz focuses on developing and applying transition metal complexes, including organometallic compounds, in an effort to support sustainable and efficient synthesis of substances and valuable materials.

We focus mainly in broadly applying developed methods and utilizing easily accessible, ideally sustainable starting materials. We aim to understand the structure-reactivity relationships of the catalysts as well as the involved reaction mechanisms. Inexpensive and abundant elements, such as iron, cobalt and manganese, are catalytically active metals and will serve as the starting points to develop active catalyst systems. The fields of application for catalyzed reactions range from the activation and functionalization of small molecules to synthesizing complex molecules from simple precursors and using modern reaction technology.



Guanidine Thiocyanate

We are selling Guanidine Thiocyanate from TCI Chemicals in its original packaging on account of a closed project. The product was purchased in the spring of 2020 and we are offering it at 10% less than the original purchase price.

The following quantities are available:

4 x 500g Guanidine Thiocyanate (>99.0%)
Lot No.: 8ZY8G-RD
Price: € 142.56/piece (incl. VAT)

25 x 25g Guanidine Thiocyanate (>99.0%)
Lot No.: 5RL6B-GJ (2 pieces)
SBYGO-QH (23 pieces)
Price: € 24.84/piece (incl. VAT)

Institute of Catalysis INCA


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Kopfgebäude Building,
3rd Floor, Rm. 317

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8.00 AM - 12.30 PM


+43 732 2468 5571