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Book chapter on the application of Microwave Irradiation in Green Chemistry

Our contributions in the field of Green Chemistry using microwave irradaition and the applications of computational calculations in this field have been published in The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry.

Green Chemistry

Chemical Footprinting: New tools for tracking green chemistry business practices

Chemical Footprinting: Identifying Hidden Liabilities in Manufacturing Consumer Products

In an unassuming low-rise in the Boston suburbs, Mark Rossi tinkers with a colorful dashboard on his laptop screen while his border collie putters around his feet. 136 more words

Green Chemistry

Keep the receipt, it won't give you cancer

The Tweet: “Receipts from restaurants, gas stations, and grocery stores all contain high amounts of cancer inducing BPA.”

The evidence supporting claims that BPA contamination in food, packaging and in some cases receipts poses a health risk to humans is ambiguous and in many cases misleading. 500 more words

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Midland Sets Biobased Materials Commercialization Event

MIDLAND — Midland Tomorrow, the economic development organization for the Midland area, is among the hosts of the “Mid-Tech Biobased Materials Commercialization Symposium,” set for Nov. 189 more words

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Green Chemistry Primer – Reaction Efficiency, Percent Yield, and Atom Economy

Happy Earth Day!

Chemistry often gets a bad reputation when it comes to keeping our Earth green and healthy. “Chemicals” are added to food, they are in our water, they are referred to in association with being bad or harmful. 388 more words

Chemistry

Keep the receipt, it won't give you cancer

Receipts from restaurants, gas stations, and grocery stores all contain high amounts of cancer inducing BPA.


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The evidence supporting claims that BPA contamination in food, packaging and in some cases receipts poses a health risk to humans is ambiguous and in many cases misleading.

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