Handbook of Green Chemistry - Green Solvents / Edition 1

Handbook of Green Chemistry - Green Solvents / Edition 1

by Paul T. Anastas, Walter Leitner, Philip G. Jessop, Chao-Jun Li
     
 

Green Chemistry is a vitally important subject area in a world where being as green and environmentally sound as possible is no longer a luxury but a necessity. Its applications include the design of chemical products and processes that help to reduce or eliminate the use and generation of hazardous substances.

The Handbook of Green Chemistry comprises 12 volumes

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Overview

Green Chemistry is a vitally important subject area in a world where being as green and environmentally sound as possible is no longer a luxury but a necessity. Its applications include the design of chemical products and processes that help to reduce or eliminate the use and generation of hazardous substances.

The Handbook of Green Chemistry comprises 12 volumes, split into subject-specific sets as follows:

Set I: Green Catalysis
Set II: Green Solvents
- Volume 4: Supercritical Solvents
- Volume 5: Reactions in Water
- Volume 6: Ionic Liquids
Set III: Green Processes
Set IV: Green Products

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783527315741
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/21/2010
Series:
Handbook of Green Chemistry Series, #13
Edition description:
3 Volume Set
Pages:
1412
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 3.30(d)

Table of Contents

SUPERCRITICAL SOLVENTS
Introduction
High-pressure Methods and Equipment
Basic Physical Properties, Phase Behavior and Solubility
Expanded Liquid Phases in Catalysis: Gas-expanded Liquids and Liquid-Supercritical Fluid Biphasic Systems
Synthetic Organic Chemistry in Supercritical Fluids
Heterogeneous Catalyis
Enzymatic Catalysis
Polymerization in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
Synthesis of Nanomaterials
Photochemical and Photo-induced Reactions in Supercritical Fluid Solvents
Electrochemical Reactions
Coupling Reactions and Separation in Tunable Fluids: Phase Transfer-Catalysis and Acid-catalyzed Reactions
Chemistry in Near- and Supercritical Water
REACTIONS IN WATER
The Principles of and Reasons for Using Water as a Solvent for Green Chemistry
Green Acid Catalysis in Water
Green Bases in Water
Green Oxidation in Water
Green Reduction in Water
Coupling Reactions in Water
'On Water' for Green Chemistry
Pericyclic Reactions in Water, Towards Green Chemistry
Non-conventional Energy Sources for Green Synthesis in Water (Microwave, Ultrasound, and Photo)
Functionalization of Carbohydrates in Water
Water Under Extreme Conditions for Green Chemistry
Water as a Green Solvent for Pharmaceutical Applications
Water as a Green Solvent for Bulk Chemicals
IONIC LIQUIDS
Part I: Green Synthesis
The Green Synthesis of Ionic Liquids
Part II: Green Synthesis Using Ionic Liquids
Green Organic Synthesis in Ionic Liquids
Transition Metal Catalysis in Ionic Liquids
Ionic Liquids in the Manufacture of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural from Saccharides. An Example of the Conversion of Renewable Resources to Platform Chemicals
Cellulose Dissolution and Processing with Ionic Liquids
Part III: Ionic Liquids in Green Engineering
Green Separation Processes with Ionic Liquids
Applications of Ionic Liquids in Electrolyte Systems
Ionic Liquids as Lubricants
New Working Pairs for Absorption Chillers
Part IV: Ionic Liquids and the Environment
Design of Inherently Safer Ionic Liquids: Toxicology and Biodegradation
Eco-efficiency Analysis of an Industrially Implemented Ionic Liquid-based Process — the BASF BASIL Process
Perspectives of Ionic Liquids as Environmentally Benign Substitutes for Molecular Solevents

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