Catalytic Converters Video (12 Favorites)

VIDEO in Catalysts, Reduction, Combustion, Redox Reaction, Activation Energy, Oxidation, Chemistry of Cars. Last updated March 26, 2020.

This video investigates the role of a catalytic converter and its corresponding chemical reactions within a vehicle. Students will learn about both oxidation and reduction reactions and how they, in combination with a catalyst, can impact the molecules released in a car’s exhaust.