Green Solvents, Volume 5: Reactions in Water (Handbook of Green Chemistry #5) (Hardcover)

Green Solvents, Volume 5: Reactions in Water (Handbook of Green Chemistry #5) By Paul T. Anastas (Editor), Chao-Jun Li (Volume Editor) Cover Image

Green Solvents, Volume 5: Reactions in Water (Handbook of Green Chemistry #5) (Hardcover)

By Paul T. Anastas (Editor), Chao-Jun Li (Volume Editor)

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The shift towards being as environmentally-friendly as possible has resulted in the need for this important volume on the topic of reactions in water. Edited by one of the leaders in the field, Professor C.-J. Li, this is an essential resource for anyone wishing to gain an understanding of the world of green chemistry, as well as for chemists, environmental agencies and chemical engineers.
Paul T. Anastas joined Yale University as Professor and iserves as the Director of the Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering at Yale. From 2004-2006, Paul Anastas has been the Director of the Green Chemistry Institute in Washington, D.C. Until June of 2004 he served as Assistant Director for Environment at e White House Office of Science and Technology Policy where his responsibilities included a wide range of environmental science issues including furthering international public-private cooperation in areas of Science for Sustainability such as Green Chemistry. In 1991, he established the industry-government-university partnership Green Chemistry Program, which was expanded to include basic research, and the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards. He has published and edited several books in the field of Green Chemistry and developed the 12 principles of Green Chemistry.
Product Details ISBN: 9783527325917
ISBN-10: 3527325913
Publisher: Wiley-Vch
Publication Date: September 30th, 2013
Pages: 436
Language: English
Series: Handbook of Green Chemistry