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Eco-efficiency Analysis of an Industrially Implemented Ionic Liquid-based Process – the BASF BASIL Process

Part 6. Ionic Liquids

  1. Peter Saling,
  2. Matthias Maase,
  3. Uwe Vagt

Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628698.hgc070

Handbook of Green Chemistry

Handbook of Green Chemistry

How to Cite

Saling, P., Maase, M. and Vagt, U. 2010. Eco-efficiency Analysis of an Industrially Implemented Ionic Liquid-based Process – the BASF BASIL Process. Handbook of Green Chemistry. 6:11:299–314.

Author Information

  1. BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

Abstract

The sections in this article are

  • The Eco-efficiency Analysis Tool
    • General Aspects
  • The Methodological Approach
    • Introduction
    • What is Eco-efficiency Analysis?
    • Preparation of a Specific Life-cycle Analysis for All Investigated Products and Processes
  • The Design of the Eco-efficiency Study of BASIL
  • Selected Single Results
    • Energy Consumption
    • Global Warming Potential (GWP)
    • Water Emissions
    • The Ecological Fingerprint
    • Cost Calculation
  • The Creation of the Eco-efficiency Portfolio
  • Scenario Analysis
  • Conclusion
  • Outlook

Keywords:

  • ionic liquids;
  • eco-efficiency;
  • BASIL process;
  • green chemistry