12. Nano-catalyst: A Second Generation Tool for Green Chemistry

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. Archna Rani1,
  2. Sapna Jain1 and
  3. Sanjay K. Sharma2

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch12

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

Rani, A., Jain, S. and Sharma, S. K. (2011) Nano-catalyst: A Second Generation Tool for 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.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Applied Chemistry, Delhi Technological Universtiy (Formerly Delhi College of Engineering), Delhi, India.

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Jaipur Engineering College & Research Centre, JECRC Foundation, 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:

  • Nano-catalyst;
  • homogeneous catalyst;
  • heterogeneous catalyst;
  • gold;
  • platinum;
  • palladium

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nanocatalyst: An Origin of a Green Concept

  • Recent Advances in Nanocatalysis

  • Challenges and Future Scope

  • Conclusion