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A green chemist's interest in responsible research and innovation

In the past few months, I have been involved in a project on responsible research and innovation (RRI). What is RRI? Well, it’s concerned with the “nature and trajectory of new technologies and fields of enquiry” and asks at a fundamental level what research can do for society and who gets to make those decisions. 920 more words

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Green Chemistry at the door step of Ankleshwar, Gujarat

Key Highlights :

  • Over 50 chemical companies confirms their participation in the Seminar- to name few: Atul Ltd., Gujarat Insecticides, Gujarat Organics, GNFC, Hikal Ltd., Solvay Specialities Ltd., ZCL Chemicals Ltd.
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Green Chemistry & Green Processes now at the doorstep of India's Largest Industrial Estates - Ankleshwar, Gujarat

With our new PM’s global invitation of “Come make in India” is attracting industry sectors world-wide, to look into lucrative incentives and opportunities for manufacturing in India. 383 more words

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Mesoporous carbon nitride grafted with n-bromobutane: a high-performance heterogeneous catalyst for the solvent-free cycloaddition of CO2 to propylene carbonate

Catal. Sci. Technol., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CY00770K, Paper

Jie Xu, Fei Wu, Quan Jiang, Yong-Xin Li
Mesoporous carbon nitride grafted n-bromobutane shows high catalytic activity in the solvent-free cycloaddition of CO2 with propylene oxide to propylene carbonate, affording a maximum yield of 88% with a TOF up to 10.7 h-1. 273 more words

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Green Chemistry Clearinghouse Annual Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Jim Jones, Head of US EPA’s TSCA program and Ben Dunham, Senior Advisor to the late U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg, will give their insider’s view of the chances for toxic chemical reform in Congress at this year’s Green Chemistry Conference, September 16 in San Francisco. 297 more words

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