15. Energy Savings in Analytical Chemistry

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

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch15

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Koel, M. (2012) Energy Savings in 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.ch15

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Institute of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972014

Online ISBN: 9781119940722



  • strategies;
  • energy savings, in analytical chemistry;
  • energy consumption;
  • decreasing use of energy in laboratories;
  • green engineering;
  • feasible, economical;
  • measurement science;
  • economy and saving energy;
  • automation and micronization


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Energy consumption in analytical methods

  • Economy and saving energy in laboratory practice

  • Alternative sources of energy for processes

  • Using alternative solvents for energy savings

  • Efficient laboratory equipment

  • Effects of automation and micronization on energy consumption

  • Assessment of energy efficiency

  • References