1st Edition

Green Chemistry and Biodiversity
Principles, Techniques, and Correlations

ISBN 9781771887946
Published December 6, 2019 by Apple Academic Press
304 Pages 10 Color & 49 B/W Illustrations

USD $169.95

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Book Description

Green Chemistry and Biodiversity: Principles, Techniques, and Correlations reports on new approaches to designing chemicals and chemical transformations that are beneficial for human health and the environment, a continuing emerging important field of study. This volume provides a collection of innovative research on the development of alternative sustainable technologies, taking a broad view of the subject and integrating a wide variety of approaches. With a focus on the interdisciplinary applications of green chemistry and biodiversity, this volume will be a rich resource for scientists and researchers in many subfields of chemistry and chemical engineering.

Table of Contents

1. Photodegradation of 2-Nitrophenol, An Endocrine Disruptor, Using TiO2 Nanospheres/SnO2 Quantum Dots

Jayesh Bhatt et al.

2. Biodiversity as a Source of Drugs: Cordia, Echinacea, Tabernaemontana, and Aloe

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

3. Biodiversity: Loss and Conservation

Anamika Singh and Rajeev Singh

4. Aegle marmelos: Nature’s Gift for Human Beings

Rajeev Singh and Anamika Singh

5. Seed-Growth Method for the Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles

Lavnaya Tandon et al.

6. Soil Protections Functions of Medicinal Plants: Meadow and Field Weeds

Rafail A. Afanas'ev et al.

7. Glycosylation of Polyphenols in Tannin-Rich Extracts from Euphorbia antisyphilitica, Jatropha dioica, and Larrea tridentate

Janeth Ventura-Sobrevilla et al.

8. Analysis and Quantification of Larrea tridentata Polyphenols Obtained by Reflux and Ultrasound-Assisted Extraction

Karina Cruz-Aldaco et al.

9. Properties and Applications of the Phytochemical: Ellagic Acid (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6-Hexahydroxydiphenic Acid-2, 6, 2, 6-Dilactone)

René Díaz-Herrera, et al.

10. Antioxidative Properties of Punica granatum, Peganum harmala, Dianthus caryophyllus, and Vitis vinifera Extracts against Free Radicals

Katarína Valachová et al.

11. Flavonoids for Designing Metal Nanoparticles and Their Applications

Divya Mandial, Rajpreet Kaur, and Poonam Khullar

12. Ph and Temperature Factors Affecting Curcumin Properties and Its Bioapplicability

Rajpreet Kaur et al.

13. Integrated Water Resource Management and Nanotechnology Applications in Water Purification: A Critical Overview

Sukanchan Palit

14. Precision Personalized Medicine from Theory to Practice: Cancer

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

15. Design, Synthesis, and Studies of Novel Piperidine-Substituted Triazine Derivatives as Potential Antiinflammatory and Antimicrobial Agents

Ravindra S. Shnide

16. Metaphors That Made History: Reflections on Philosophy/Science/DNA

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

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