Publisher description for Introduction to green chemistry / Albert S. Matlack.

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This work responds to the growing imperative for a sustainable environment and benign-by-design industrial procedures. It presents an holistic and interdisciplinary approach for creating and using chemical products and processes. The author covers separation techniques, waste reduction methods, and novel recycling procedures - and includes over 5500 literature references, illustrations, and end-of-chapter problems, as well as recommended reading lists.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Environmental chemistry -- Industrial applications.
Environmental management.