1. The Concept of Green Analytical Chemistry

  1. Miguel de la Guardia and
  2. Salvador Garrigues
  1. Miguel de la Guardia and
  2. Salvador Garrigues

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch1

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

de la Guardia, M. and Garrigues, S. (2012) The Concept of Green Analytical Chemistry, in Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry (eds M. de la Guardia and S. Garrigues), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Author Information

  1. Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972014

Online ISBN: 9781119940722

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Keywords:

  • Green Analytical Chemistry (GAC) concept;
  • strategies, and Green Chemistry principles;
  • Green Chemistry paradigm, idea;
  • tools, greening analytical method;
  • GAC versus Analytical Chemistry;
  • GAC objectives;
  • sustainability, ethical compromise;
  • REACH

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Green Analytical Chemistry in the frame of Green Chemistry

  • Green Analytical Chemistry versus Analytical Chemistry

  • The ethical compromise of sustainability

  • The business opportunities of clean methods

  • The attitudes of the scientific community

  • References