Chapter 4. Catalysis: Greening the Pharma Industry

  1. Prof. Mario Pagliaro

Published Online: 6 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630981.ch4

Nano-Age

Nano-Age

How to Cite

Pagliaro, M. (2010) Catalysis: Greening the Pharma Industry, in Nano-Age, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630981.ch4

Author Information

  1. CNR, Ist. Materiali Nanostrutturati, via Ugo La Malfa 153, 90146 Palermo, Italien

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326761

Online ISBN: 9783527630981

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Keywords:

  • Biogels;
  • green chemistry;
  • nanocatalysts;
  • pharmaceutical industry;
  • pollution abatement;
  • sol-gel catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pharma: An Industry to Be Cleaned Up

  • Sol-Gel Catalysts: Philosopher's Stones

  • Biogels: Marriage of Glass and Life

  • Nanocatalysts: Abating Polluting Emissions and Product Contamination

  • References