3. Designing Sustainable Chemical Synthesis: The Influence of Chemistry on Process Design

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. Laura A. Anderson1 and
  2. Michael A. Gonzalez2

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch3

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

Anderson, L. A. and Gonzalez, M. A. (2011) Designing Sustainable Chemical Synthesis: The Influence of Chemistry on Process Design, in Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation (eds R. Sanghi and V. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, Sustainable Education Division, Cincinnati, Ohio

  2. 2

    United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Sustainable Education Division, Cincinnati, Ohio

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;
  • sustainability;
  • life cycle perspective;
  • GREENSCOPE;
  • process intensification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Green Chemistry

  • Green Engineering

  • Sustainability Metrics

  • Designing a Sustainable Process

  • Merck Case Study

  • Conclusion