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Description - Handbook of Green Chemistry and Technology by James H. Clark

Sustainable development is now accepted as a necessary goal for achieving societal, economic and environmental objectives. Within this chemistry has a vital role to play. The chemical industry is successful but traditionally success has come at a heavy cost to the environment. The challenge for chemists and others is to develop new products, processes and services that achieve societal, economic and environmental benefits. This requires an approach that reduces the materials and energy intensity of chemical processes and products; minimises the dispersion of harmful chemicals in the environment; maximises the use of renewable resources and extends the durability and recyclability of products in a way that increases industrial competitiveness as well as improve its tarnished image.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780632057153
ISBN-10: 0632057157
Format: Hardback
(255mm x 201mm x 34mm)
Pages: 560
Imprint: Blackwell Science Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - James H. Clark

James Clark is Professor of Chemistry and Director of the Green Chemistry Network and former industrialist. Duncan Macquarrie is now a Royal Society University Research Fellow at the University of York.

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