Green Chemistry

The design of chemical products poses numerous challenges in the field of chemistry. Many manufacturers and industrial users of chemicals need to manufacture and use chemical products more efficiently and safely, as well as to use chemicals which are non-toxic to humans and the environment.

This topic provides an overview of Green Chemistry techniques to improve resource efficiency and reduce hazardous waste in the manufacturing of chemicals as well as guidance on how to substitute hazardous chemicals with safer ones and utilize secondary raw materials.

The reader will learn about Green Chemistry factors regarding the synthesis and formulation of chemicals as well as how to substitute hazardous chemicals with safer alternatives.

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