Chapter 1.1. Green Chemistry and Environmentally Friendly Technologies

  1. Professor Dr. Carlos A. M. Afonso2 and
  2. Professor Dr. João G. Crespo3
  1. James H. Clark

Published Online: 9 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606602.ch1a

Green Separation Processes: Fundamentals and Applications

Green Separation Processes: Fundamentals and Applications

How to Cite

Clark, J. H. (2005) Green Chemistry and Environmentally Friendly Technologies, in Green Separation Processes: Fundamentals and Applications (eds C. A. M. Afonso and J. G. Crespo), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606602.ch1a

Editor Information

  1. 2

    CQFM, Department of Chemical Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, 1049-001 Lisbon, Portugal

  2. 3

    REQUIMTE/CQFB, Department of Chemistry, FCT/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Campus da Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal

Author Information

  1. Centre for Clean Technology, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 25 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309856

Online ISBN: 9783527606603

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Keywords:

  • green chemistry;
  • environmentally friendly technologies;
  • costs of waste

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Objectives for Green Chemistry: The Costs of Waste

  • Green Chemistry

  • Environmentally Friendly Technologies

  • Green Chemistry Metrics