6. The Greening of Chemistry

  1. Prof. Javier Garcia-Martinez2 and
  2. Dr. Elena Serrano-Torregrosa3
  1. Pietro Tundo,
  2. Fabio Aricò and
  3. Con Robert McElroy

Published Online: 27 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch6

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

How to Cite

Tundo, P., Aricò, F. and McElroy, C. R. (2011) The Greening of Chemistry, in The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition (eds J. Garcia-Martinez and E. Serrano-Torregrosa), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Alicante, Inorganic Chem. Deptarment, Carretera San Vicente s/n., 03690 Alicante, Spanien

  2. 3

    Dept. Inorganic Chemistry, University of Alicante, Campus de San Vicente, 03690 Alicante, Spanien

Author Information

  1. Cà Foscari University, Department of Environmental Sciences, Dorsoduro 2137, 30123 Venice, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328802

Online ISBN: 9783527635641

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Keywords:

  • green reaction pathways;
  • alternative feedstocks;
  • energy savings;
  • alternative solvents;
  • dimethyl carbonate;
  • green metrcis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Areas of Green Chemistry

  • Metrics in Green Chemistry

  • Conclusions and Future Perspectives

  • References