Chapter 9. Process Integration and Cascade Catalysis

  1. Prof. Dr. Roger Arthur Sheldon,
  2. Dr. Isabel W. C. E. Arends and
  3. Dr. Ulf Hanefeld

Published Online: 12 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527611003.ch9

Green Chemistry and Catalysis

Green Chemistry and Catalysis

How to Cite

Sheldon, R. A., Arends, I. W. C. E. and Hanefeld, U. (2007) Process Integration and Cascade Catalysis, in Green Chemistry and Catalysis, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527611003.ch9

Author Information

  1. Biocatalysis and Organic Chemistry, Delft University of Technology, Julianalaan 136, 2628 BL Delft, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527307159

Online ISBN: 9783527611003



  • process integration and cascade catalysis;
  • dynamic kinetic resolutions by enzymes coupled with metal catalysts;
  • combination of asymmetric hydrogenation with enzymatic hydrolysis;
  • catalyst recovery and recycling;
  • immobilization of enzymes;
  • cross-linked enzyme aggregates (CLEAs)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dynamic Kinetic Resolutions by Enzymes Coupled with Metal Catalysts

  • Combination of Asymmetric Hydrogenation with Enzymatic Hydrolysis

  • Catalyst Recovery and Recycling

  • Immobilization of Enzymes: Cross-linked Enzyme Aggregates (CLEAs)

  • Conclusions and Prospects