A collection of articles written by C&EN staff since 2001 on topics concerning Green Chemistry.
August 4, 2008
Fun In The Sun
Suppliers of semiconductor materials take advantage of emerging solar opportunity.
July 28, 2008
Radioactive spill at NIST's Boulder facility raises questions about agency's preparedness.
Mercury Down The Drain
Congress moves to limit discharge of dental mercury into wastewater.
May 5, 2008
37th Northeast Regional Meeting
April 28, 2008
40th ACS Central Regional Meeting
April 21, 2008
40th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting
April 16, 2008
Taylor &Francis Launches Green Chemistry Journal
New title complements other journals that cover green chemistry and sustainability research.
March 31, 2008
ACS Pharma Roundtable Awards in Green Chemistry
Cargill, Materia Launch New Firm
Elevance will make specialty chemicals from vegetable oils.
March 5, 2008
Green Chemistry R&D Bill Introduced
Senate measure aims to prevent pollution by encouraging cleaner and safer chemicals.
February 18, 2008
Chemical firms plan an 8.6% capital spending increase in 2008 but forecast a more modest 6.0% rise in R&D.
February 6, 2008
Environmentally friendly synthesis of niacin generates less inorganic waste.
February 4, 2008
Calls For Papers: NORM/RMRM, NERM 2008
February 1, 2008
California Compiles Options For Greener Chemicals
Report calls collecting and disseminating toxicity data, labeling products essential.
January 28, 2008
Divisions Issue Calls For Papers
Calls for papers for the fall 2008 ACS national meeting have been issued.
Toward Greener Therapeutic Proteins
Pfizer researchers assess ways to improve biologics manufacturing.
ACS Position Statements Aim To Influence Legislation
Science & Technology Concentrates
January 21, 2008
Consumer demand for environmentally friendly cleaning products has changed the game for chemical suppliers.
Small Danish firm has big hit with cold-water formula.
Cognis And Alco Benefit From Natural Chemistry Roots
State should adopt incentives, regulations to stimulate green chemistry economy.
January 14, 2008
Calls for Papers: MARM, CERMACS 2008
January 3, 2008
Gold Catalyst Mediates Transformation Of Biomass Feedstocks
Aerobic oxidation of furfurals leads to value-added methyl esters.
December 17, 2007
Green Chemistry PRF Grants Available
Committee is promoting sustainability within ACS and in society at large.
November 26, 2007
Deadline Approaches for Presidential Green Chemistry Awards
Outstanding Student Chapters Named
October 22, 2007
Critical Reaction To Research Initiative
Dow's UC Berkeley program raises faculty hackles.
October 22, 2007
Specialty conference highlights the benefits of supercritical fluids for chiral drug development.
October 8, 2007
Close Your Hood!
Easy ways to save on energy costs include installing fewer fume hoods and vigilantly closing sashes.
October 1, 2007
Banding Together To Manage Chemicals
Precedent-setting North American partnership could have international influence.
September 17, 2007
Roundtable Seeks Targeted Proposals
September 10, 2007
CHEMRAWN XII Conference Planned In South Africa
September 6, 2007
House Supports Green Chemistry
Bill aims to eliminate hazardous effects of chemical manufacturing.
August 30, 2007
It's Not Easy Being Green
August 20, 2007
BASF Supports 'Green' Research At Columbia
$600,000 grant will support research into renewable energy and pollution control.
Soybeans are once again garnering attention as a renewable raw material for polymers.
August 14, 2007
Wiley-VCH To Launch Sustainable Chemistry Journal
ChemSusChem will feature research that promotes global sustainable development with respect to chemicals, energy, and materials.
August 13, 2007
Divisions Issue Calls for Papers
Calls for papers for the spring 2008 ACS national meeting, April 6-10, 2008, have been issued.
August 6, 2007
Green Chemistry South Of The Border
New Horizons Along Asymmetric Routes
Academic researchers describe new synthetic approaches at Chiral Chemistry meeting.
Centering On Chirality
Chemists are finding asymmetric synthesis increasingly handy for making pharmaceutical compounds at large scale.
July 23, 2007
July 11, 2007
ACS, Pharma Initiative Awards Additional Grant
Joint effort targets more efficient Suzuki C–C coupling reactions that partially avoid halogenated aromatics.
July 9, 2007
Green For The Greater Good
Presidential awards honor chemical advances that promote pollution prevention and sustainability.
Students Win Green Chemistry Award
Hancock Award goes to Arani Chanda and Jennifer Haghpanah.
July 2, 2007
Awards recognize innovative pollution-prevention strategies.
Nominations For 2009 ACS National Awards
Ionic liquids can be used to convert polymers into monomers.
June 25, 2007
Hendrickson Wins Doherty Award
June 4, 2007
Phil Baran is spearheading natural products synthesis without protecting groups.
Green Chemistry Proposals Wanted
April 23, 2007
11th Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference
April 16, 2007
Committee gears up for 20th anniversary of National Chemistry Week.
March 19, 2007
ACS GCI Focuses On Sustainability
February 26, 2007
Avoiding Global Collapse
Chemists have a vital role to play in achieving sustainability.
February 8, 2007
ACS, Pharma Initiative Awards First Grant
Joint effort toward greening of pharmaceutical industry targets amide reduction with its first research grant.
July 24, 2006
Presentations made during the 10th Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, held June 26-30 in Washington, D.C.
July 17, 2006
Green Summer School
Graduate students, postdocs deepen their knowledge of chemistry and engineering that is benign by design
November 23, 2005
Honors For Green Chemistry
Green Chemistry Institute and its director recognized by Scientific American.
August 22, 2005
Green Chemistry Summer School Is International Draw
June 21, 2005
Awards Given For Green Innovations
Presidential Awards recognize chemists for developing cleaner and economically viable technologies.
May 2, 2005
A Small Business Goes For The Green
Northaven is developing new applications for N-vinylformamide as an alternative to acrylamide.
February 14, 2005
National Academies committee defines research goals for sustainability in chemical industry.
Application For Summer School On Green Chemistry
July 12, 2004
GREEN CHEMISTRY HONORS
Presidential honors recognize innovative chemical products and processes that prevent pollution.
May 10, 2004
ACS selects White House's Paul Anastas to be director of the Green Chemistry Institute.
April 5, 2004
RAISING THE PROFILE OF GREEN CHEMISTRY
British program aims to embed sustainability in thinking and practice of chemical sciences.
March 22, 2004
Legislation would place a federal focus on green chemistry R&D.
November 3, 2003
Presidential awardees brief Congress on the merits of green chemistry.
September 29, 2003
ACS presidential event highlights green chemistry and engineering's role in finding solutions to world problems.
June 30, 2003
Presidential honors recognize biotech and other innovations that promote pollution prevention.
May 12, 2003
Tungstate-H2O2 system is alternative to chlorine and organic peroxides
December 16, 2002
ACS COMMENT: SUSTAINABILITY AND THE CHEMICAL ENTERPRISE
November 25, 2002
GREEN CHEMISTRY PROGRESS REPORT
Faster implementation of pollution prevention strategy will help reach global sustainability goals
October 7, 2002
BOOK REVIEW: BETTER LIVING BY DESIGN
July 1, 2002
Presidential awards recognize innovative syntheses, process improvements, and new products that promote pollution prevention.
May 20, 2002
GREEN CHEMISTRY GETS GREENER
Catalysis, agriculture are part of myriad efforts to expand environmentally benign practices
April 22, 2002
GREEN CHEMISTRY EARNS A PH.D.
The University of Massachusetts, Boston, now offers a Ph.D. track in green chemistry
GREEN CHEMISTRY FOR PHARMA
Symposium highlights how chemists apply green chemistry principles to pharmaceutical problems
July 16, 2001
CHEMRAWN conference explores the progress and prospects of chemical research and science policy in advancing global sustainable development
June 18, 2001
ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY BY DESIGN
Conference explores research and policy needs for a sustainable world
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