1. Environment and the Role of Green Chemistry

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. Rashmi Sanghi1,
  2. Vandana Singh2 and
  3. Sanjay K. Sharma3

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch1

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

Sanghi, R., Singh, V. and Sharma, S. K. (2011) Environment and the Role of Green Chemistry, in Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation (eds R. Sanghi and V. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    R-3 Media Lab, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur India

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India

  3. 3

    Department of Chemistry, Jaipur Engineering College & Research Centre, Jaipur, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470943083

Online ISBN: 9781118287705

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Keywords:

  • Green chemistry;
  • environmental;
  • renewable resources;
  • ecofriendly;
  • green chemistry resources and awards

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Environmental Concern

  • The Role of Chemistry

  • Sustainable Development

  • Era of Green Chemistry

  • Concluding Remarks