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THE APPLICATIONS OF GREEN CHEMISTRY IN CHEMICAL REACTIONS Green Chemistry is defined as the design of chemical products and processes to reduce or eliminate the use and generation of hazardous substances How does “green chemistry” differ from from cleaning up pollution? While “pollution prevention” programs focus on reducing pollutants at the source, many of them do not focus enough on the design issues that are the core of “green chemistry.” Green chemistry reduces pollution at its source by minimizing or eliminating the hazards of chemical feedstock’s, reagents, solvents, and products. In simpler words, cleaning up pollution means removing hazardous materials from the environment; green chemistry, on the other hand, keeps the hazardous materials out of the environment in the first place.
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Safer solvents Chemical reactions often need a solvent in order for them to take place. Can u remember what a solvent does? The answer is that a solvent will dissolve a solute.
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  • Spring '19
  • jane doe
  • Solvent

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