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Synthesis in Green Solvents

Part 7. Green Synthesis

  1. László Orha1,
  2. Geoffrey Akien2,
  3. István T. Horváth2

Published Online: 15 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628698.hgc075

Handbook of Green Chemistry

Handbook of Green Chemistry

How to Cite

Orha, L., Akien, G. and Horváth, I. T. 2012. Synthesis in Green Solvents. Handbook of Green Chemistry. 7:4:93–120.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eötvös University, Institute of Chemistry, Pázmány Péter Sétány 1/A, Budapest, Hungary

  2. 2

    City University of Hong Kong, Department of Biology and Chemistry, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2012

Abstract

The sections in this article are

  • The Role of Solvents in Synthesis
  • Types of Solvent
    • Atomic Liquids
    • Molecular Liquids
    • Ionic Liquids
    • Solvent Polarity
    • Protic Solvents
  • Problems with Solvents
  • Application of Green Solvents
    • Water
    • Fluorous Solvents
    • Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
    • Ionic Liquids
  • Conclusion

Keywords:

  • green solvents;
  • green chemistry;
  • synthesis;
  • solvent properties;
  • ionic liquids