Academic Year 2017/2018 - 1° Year
Teaching Staff: Ignazio BLANCO
Credit Value: 6
Scientific field: ING-IND/27 - Chemical technologies
Taught classes: 28 hours
Exercise: 30 hours
Term / Semester:

Learning Objectives

The course aims to introduce students to the priciples of Green and Sustainable Chemistry, to the knowledge of the main environmental issues related to the Chemical Industry, thus providing the right tools for the evaluation of environmental impact in order to develope a sustainable chemical industry.

Detailed Course Content

Principles of Sustainable and Green Chemistry, Chemistry and Environment, Chemistry and Sustainable Development, LCA: a tool for the right assessments of processes and products, Catalysis and Biocatalysis, Fuel Cells: a tool for clean energy, Biomass and Biorefinery, Biomaterials

Textbook Information

- Lecture notes

- C.J. Gonzalez and D.J.C. Constable, "Green Chemistry and Engineering. A pratical design approach. J Wiley & Sons. Hoboken, N.J. 2011

- G. Vinci, D. Restuccia, F. Pirro, "Industria Chimica e Sviluppo Sostenibile: la Chimica Verde" Edizioni Nuova Cultura, Roma 2007