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Introduction to Green Chemistry

2nd Edition

By Albert Matlack

CRC Press

600 pages

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In the nearly 10 years since the publication of the bestselling first edition of Introduction to Green Chemistry, interest in green chemistry and clean processes has grown so much that topics, such as fluorous biphasic catalysis, metal organic frameworks, and process intensification, barely mentioned in the first edition, have become major areas of

Table of Contents

Introduction. Doing without Phosgene, Hydrogen Cyanide, and Formaldehyde. The Chlorine Controversy. Toxic Heavy Metal Ions. Solid Catalyst and Reagents for Ease of Workup. Solid Acids and Bases. Chemical Separations. Working Without Organic Solvents. Biocatalysis and Biodiversity. Stereochemistry. Agrochemicals. Materials for a Sustainable Economy. Chemistry of Longer Wear. Chemistry of Recycling. Energy and the Environment. Population and the Environment. Environmental Economics. Greening.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General