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Green Chemistry

The home of cutting-edge research on the development of alternative sustainable technologies.
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Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00789B, Communication
The synthesis of asymmetrical bi(het)aryls through direct functionalization of the С(sp2)-H bond in azaaromatics with fragments of (hetero)aromatic nucleophiles has first been carried out under electrochemical oxidative conditions. This versatile...
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00499K, Communication
A mechanochemical indole synthesis by rhodium(III)-catalysed C–H bond functionalisation in a planetary mill has been developed. It occurs in the absence of any solvent, does not require additional heating and...
Jing Jin, Sandro Guidi, Zahra Abada, Zacharias Amara, Maurizio Selva, Michael W. George and Martyn Poliakoff
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03140D, Paper
Solketal is derived from the reaction of acetone with glycerol, a by-product of the biodiesel industry. We demonstrate the use of NbOPO4 as a catalyst for the conversion of solketal and anilines to quinolines.
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00318H, Critical Review
A review on recent developments in the ionic liquid assisted processing of biopolymers and lignocellulosic materials for the fabrication of biodegradable composites.
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03440C, Communication
A green and efficient one-pot method has been developed for the synthesis of 2-pyridone and functionalized azaxanthone frameworks using indium triflate as an environmentally friendly, reusable catalyst.
Steven-Friso Koelewijn, Sander Van den Bosch, Tom Renders, Wouter Schutyser, Bert Lagrain, Mario Smet, Joice Thomas, Wim Dehaen, Peter Van Puyvelde, Hilda Witters and Bert F Sels
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00776K, Paper
Selective reductive catalytic depolymerisation of softwood lignin (e.g. pine, spruce) yields predominantly 4-n-propylguaiacol (4PG; 15-20 wt% on lignin basis), an interesting platform chemical for bio-based chemistry. This contribution specifically shows...
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00704C, Communication
The atom- and step-economical synthesis of seven puupehenone- and haterumadienone-type marine natural products without the use of protecting groups and transition metals has been achieved from the abundant feedstock chemical sclareolide in only 6 to 9 steps.
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00556C, Paper
Highly efficient, aerobic and metal-free conversion of thiols into sulfonyl halogenides was developed.
Agnieszka Brandt, Florence Gschwend, Paul Fennell, Tijs Lammens, Bennett Tan, James Weale and Jason Hallett
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00705A, Paper
Cost-effective fractionation (pretreatment) of lignocellulosic biomass is necessary to enable its large-scale use as a source of liquid fuels, bio-based materials and bio-derived chemicals. While a number of ionic liquids...
Jing Li, Degong Jia, Zengjing Guo, Yangqing Liu, Yinong Lu, Yu Zhou and Jun Wang
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00105C, Paper
Efficient capture and chemical conversion of carbon dioxide (CO2) requires the solid simultaneously with large surface area and highly effective active sites. Herein, imidazolinium based porous hypercrosslinked ionic polymers (HIPs)...
Peizhong Xie, Jinyu Wang, Jing Fan, Yanan Liu, Xiangyang Wo and Teck-Peng Loh
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00882A, Communication
Herein, we report an atom-economical and environmentally benign approach for P–C bond construction via C–OH/P–H dehydrative cross-coupling reaction.
Anita Borowiec, Jean-François Devaux, Jean-Luc Dubois, Loïc Jouenne, Muriel Bigan, Pardis Simon, Martine Trentesaux, Jérémy Faye, Mickaël Capron and Franck Yves Dumeignil
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00341B, Paper
Acrolein is the simplest unsaturated aldehyde, which – due to its high reactivity – finds applications as an intermediate in the chemical industry. Nowadays, this chemical is commercially obtained by...
Angela Sanchez-Sanchez, Maria Teresa Izquierdo, Sandrine Mathieu, Julia González-Álvarez, Alain Celzard and Vanessa Fierro
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00491E, Paper
Highly N- and O- doped carbons were prepared from pine tannins by hydrothermal carbonisation (HTC) and subsequently applied as materials for supercapacitor electrodes. Pine tannins were transformed into carbon materials...
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00975E, Communication
A new method for the synthesis of AMF based on the acetolysis of cellulose acetate is reported. Cellulose acetate prepared by wood acetylation can be applied as a precursor, offering possibilities for integrated biomass processing.
Ana M. Ferreira, Eduarda Morais, Ana Cláudia Leite, Aminou MOHAMADOU, Bjarne Holmbom, Thomas Holmbom, Bruno Neves, Joao A. P. Coutinho, Mara G Freire and Armando Silvestre
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01091E, Paper
In the past few years, an increasing demand for therapeutic drugs obtained from natural products has been faced. Amongst the bioactive natural compounds with pharmacological properties, 7-hydroxymatairesinol (HMR) has been...
Yannick H. Ouellet, Fatma Meddeb-Mouelhi, Vinay Khatri, Li Cui, Kevin J MacDonald, Bernard Janse and Marc Beauregard
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03581G, Paper
Wood fiber is a source of raw materials for established wood-based industries and for the nascent biofuel sector. Efficient processing of wood fiber polymers such as cellulose and hemicellulose requires...
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00901A, Communication
A novel environmentally benign approach based on microwave-assisted solid phase diazotation to convert o-phenylendiamines to substituted benzotriazoles is described. Excellent yields were obtained for a broad range of phenylendiamines proving...
Xuefeng Guo, Yu Shen, Xiangkun Bo, Zhengfang Tian, Yongzheng Wang, Xiangke Guo, Mingjiang Xie, Fei Gao, Ming Lin and Weiping Ding
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00262A, Paper
Development of sustainable routes for synthesis of noble metal supported catalysts is of high importance because of their wide applications at large scale in catalysis field. Herein we report a...
Liam Mistry, Kopano Mapesa, Thomas W. Bousfield and Jason E. Camp
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00908A, Communication
The bio-alternative solvent Cyrene was shown to be an alternative to toxic oil-derived solvents for the synthesis of ureas.
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00574A, Communication
Hydroxide pre-treatment of rice husks allows enzymatic saccharification, carbon dioxide addition recovers silica, and calcium hydroxide addition completes the recycle.
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00023E, Paper
Concentrating solar power (CSP) with thermal energy storage has the potential for grid-scale dispatchable power generation.
Qing-Wen Song, Zhi-Hua Zhou and Liang-Nian He
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00199A, Critical Review
The efficient and selective conversion of CO2 as a sustainable C1 resource into valuable chemicals and energy-related products through catalysis is reviewed.
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00818J, Communication
An efficient, recyclable Pd-Cu bimetallic nanoparticles catalyst has been prepared, which exhibits superior activity and selectivity for the hydrosilylation of internal and terminal alkynes under mild reaction conditions with a...
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00602K, Communication
Applications of diazo acetonitrile in cyclopropa(e)nation reactions are realized in a slow-release protocol with bench-stable reagents. Cyclopropyl nitriles are obtained in one step in good diastereoselectivity on a gram-scale providing an efficient entry into this class of fragrances and drug-like molecules.
Md. N. Rashed, S. M. A. H. Siddiki, Md. A. Ali, Sondomoyee K. Moromi, Abeda S. Touchy, Kenichi Kon, Takashi Toyao and Ken-ichi Shimizu
Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00538E, Paper
Niobic acid catalyzes the condensation of biomass-derived dicarboxylic acids into cyclic anhydrides, key intermediates of carbon-neutral and biodegradable polyesters.

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Multitechnique characterization of six technical lignins including nuclear magnetic resonance and size exclusion chromatography studies.
DOI: 10.1039/C5GC03043A
Published: 10 Feb 2016
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A methodology, based on a combination of SH&E criteria, enables a simplified greenness evaluation of any solvent, in the context of fine or pharmaceutical chemistry.
DOI: 10.1039/C5GC01008J
Published: 13 Aug 2015
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Light or heavy oil and water mixtures can by separated selectively with high efficiency using potato residue coated meshes.
DOI: 10.1039/C5GC01818H
Published: 26 Aug 2015

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