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CHEM 489 Advanced Environmental Chemistry
Green Chemistry

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Course Documents

Syllabus

12 Principles of Green Chemistry (simple description)

12 Principles of Green Chemistry InfoGraph (Excellent CompoundChem InfoGraphic)

12 Principles of Green Chemistry examples (Beyond Benign and Fisher Scientific)

Article-1: Its not easy being green

Article-2: Meeting the challenges to sustainability through green chemistry

Article-3: Sustainability and Green Chemistry-Not Just Buzzwords

Article-4: The Concept of Atom Economy

 

Worksheets and Answer Keys

Worksheet #1: Due January 30

Answer Key

Worksheet #2: Due February 8

Answer Key

Worksheet #3: Due February 13

Answer Key

 

 

Class Presentations: February 22 & 27

Presentation Guide

Presentation Rubric

 

 

Journal Club

Journal Club Thursdays. Each Thursday a green chemistry topic will be announced, and students are expected to find one journal article from any internet source. By no later than the following Tuesday, each student will send me their journal article as a .pdf email attachment.  Each student will give a 5-minute summary of the article that includes the green chemistry relevance.

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Resources

Green Chemistry: Journal of green chemistry research from RSC Publishing. Select "Green Chemistry" from the pull down menu and type your search terms in the "title" box. Free PDF files are available for all articles two years after publication date. Click on the DOI number to access the article.

ACS Journal of Chemical Education: The official journal of the ACS Division of Chemical Education and is the world's premier chemical education journal publishing peer-reviewed articles and related information as a resource to those in the field of chemical education.

ACS Publications: You can search ACS Journals by key word and get access to PDF articles from the BSU network. The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation.

EPA Green Chemistry Web Site

EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Web Site

ACS Green Chemistry Institute

Warner-Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry

Beyond Benign (green chemistry educational resources)