Green Chemistry

Deoxygenation of triglycerides by silylation under exceptionally mild conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01324A, Communication Cody Brian Gale, Michael A Brook The reduction or decarbonylation of triglycerides to form valuable α-olefins and alkanes normally requires extremely vigorous conditions. The direct deoxygenation of triglycerides under ambient conditions using hydrosiloxanes in the presence... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Non-Carbon Coating: A New Strategy for Improving Lithium Ion Storage of Carbon Matrix ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01683F, Paper Lanju Sun, Wei Liu, Yongpeng Cui, Yuan Zhang, Huanlei Wang, Shuang Liu, Baohong Shan Coating with non-carbon films for improving the electrochemical performance of carbon materials are just beginning to gain attentions. As one attempt in this field, we fabricated a thin TiO2/C composite... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalyst and solvent free microwave-assisted synthesis of substituted 1,2,3-triazoles ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01516C, Communication Sahar Roshandel, Suresh C. Suri, Jacob C. Marcischak, Golam Rasul, G. K. Surya Prakash Atom economical, safer, scalable, catalyst/additive and solvent free click chemistry using trimethylslilyl azide has been achieved under microwave irradiation. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Copper-catalyzed pyrrole synthesis from 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazines ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01373J, Communication Naoki Yasukawa, Marina Kuwata, Takuya Imai, Yasunari Monguchi, Hironao Sajiki, Yoshinari Sawama Highly-functionalized pyrroles could be effectively synthesized from 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazines using a heterogeneous copper on carbon (Cu/C) under neat heating conditions. Furthermore, the in situ 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazine formation via the hetero Diels-Alder reaction... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalyst-free sulfenylation of indoles with sulfinic esters in ethanol ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01764F, Communication Xiuqin Yang, Yishu Bao, Zonghao Dai, Qingfa Zhou, Fulai Yang A novel catalyst-free method for synthesis of structurally diverse indole thioethers in moderate to excellent yields has been developed. In this reaction, sulfinic esters serve as new sulfur electrophiles. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible-light driven regioselective synthesis of 1H-tetrazoles from aldehydes through isocyanide-based [3 + 2] cycloaddition ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01321G, Paper Fooleswar Verma, Anjumala Sahu, Puneet K. Singh, Ankita Rai, Manorama Singh, Vijai K. Rai A novel and green Co@g-C3N4 catalyzed visible light driven direct regioselective synthesis of 1H-tetrazoles directly from various aldehydes and sodium azide is reported. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of α-aminonitriles using aliphatic nitriles, α-amino acids, and hexacyanoferrate as universally applicable non-toxic cyanide sources ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01730A, Paper Alexander M. Nauth, Tim Konrad, Zaneta Papadopulu, Nina Vierengel, Benjamin Lipp, Till Opatz Procedures for the utilization of ferri-/ferrocyanide, α-amino acids, aliphatic nitriles and cyanohydrins as universal and often non-toxic cyanide sources have been developed. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Life cycle assessment of adipic acid production from lignin ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00868J, Paper Andrea Corona, Mary J Biddy, Derek R Vardon, Morten Birkved, Michael Zwicky Hauschild, Gregg T. Beckham Lignin is a heterogeneous, aromatic polymer and one of the main components of plant biomass. Current lignocellulosic biorefineries primarily focus on polysaccharide conversion from biomass, and separate and combust the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Oxidant-free oxidation of C−H bond by cathodic hydrogen evolution: a phosphonic Kolbe oxidation/cyclization process ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02026D, Communication Lei Zhang, Zhenxing Zhang, Jianning Zhang, Kangle Li, Fanyang Mo An anodic oxidation/cyclization of 2-(aryl)aryl phosphonic acid monoesters for ethoxy dibenzooxaphosphorin oxides synthesis has been developed. This unprecedented electrochemical oxidation reaction proceeds at room temperature with no oxidant or electrolyte... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01208C, Paper Bo Wang, Wei Xiong, Jianping Yu, Pin-Ching Maness, Deirdre R. Meldrum Mitigation of a bottleneck significantly improved (R)-3HB productivity, and metabolic flux analysis delineated dramatic metabolic flux changes in cyanobacterium Synechocystis. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Circular extraction: an innovative use of switchable solvents for the biomass biorefinery ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01731J, Communication Agnese Cicci, Giorgia Sed, Philip G. Jessop, Marco Bravi A Switchable-Hydrophilicity Solvent has been used for maximal extraction of microalgal hydrophobic and hydrophilic molecules using both solvent's opposite-hydrophilicity states. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Floating, highly efficient, and scalable graphene membranes for seawater desalination using solar energy ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01347K, Communication Guijun Li, Wing-Cheung Law, Kang Cheung Chan Scalable, high efficiency, floating graphene membranes for seawater desalination. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalyst-free three-component sequencing for efficient assembly of [1,3] oxazine N-fused imidazole-2-thiones ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01766B, Communication En Chen, Jiaan Shao, Pai Tang, Ke Shu, Wenteng Chen, Yongping Yu A one-pot, catalyst-free, three-component sequential double-annulation from amine alcohols, glyoxal monohydrates and KSCN underwent imine formation/intramolecular cyclization/[3 + 2] cycloaddition. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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“Sweet” Ionic Liquid Gels: Materials for Sweetening of Fuels ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01615A, Paper Floriana Billeci, Francesca D'Anna, H. Q. Nimal Gunaratne, Natalia V Plechkova, Kenneth R. Seddon The search for new materials to be used in desufurisation (sweetening) of fuels is one of the main topics of the current research. In this paper, we explored the possibility... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalytic conversion of furanic compounds over Ga-modified ZSM-5 zeolites as a route to biomass-derived aromatics ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01528G, Paper Evgeny Uslamin, Nikolay Kosinov, Evgeny A Pidko, Emiel J.M. Hensen Zeolite-based catalysis is believed to be an effective tool for the conversion of biomass and biomass-derived compounds into such important platform chemicals as light aromatic hydrocarbons. Better understanding the reaction... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Photoelectrochemical driving and clean synthesis of energetic salts of 5, 5'-azotetrazolate at room temperature ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01663A, Communication Huichao He, Jinyan Du, Bo Wu, Xiaohui Duan, Yong Zhou, Gaili Ke, Tingting Huo, Qin Ren, Liang Bian, Faqin Dong A photoelectrochemical route with a W, Mo co-doped BiVO4 film photoanode was for the first time exploited to drive the coupling reaction of 5-amino-1H-tetrazole at the room temperature for clean... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Nano-V2O5/Ti porous membrane electrode with enhanced electrochemical activity for the high-efficiency oxidation of cyclohexane ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01259H, Paper Yujun Zhang, Yubo Qi, Zhen Yin, Hong Wang, Benqiao He, Xiaoping Liang, Jianxin Li, Zhenhuan Li Selective oxidation of cyclohexane (CHA) is still a significant challenge in the field of current catalysis chemistry and chemical industry. Herein, nano-V2O5/Ti porous membrane electrodes with different morphologies, i.e. nanorods... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Preparation of valeric acid and valerate esters from biomass-derived levulinic acid using metal triflates + Pd/C ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01606B, Paper Jian Zhou, Rui Zhu, Jin Deng, Yao Fu Currently, great attention has been paid on the study of the conversion of biomass-derived compounds to value-added chemical. Levulinic acid (LA) is a versatile valuable chemical and its various applications... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Transition-metal-free conversion of lignin model compounds to high-value aromatics: scope and chemoselectivity ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01886C, Paper Tae Woo Lee, Jung Woon Yang A simple transition-metal-free base-promoted oxidative dehomologation of dilignol model compounds to the corresponding aromatic alcohols and acids was demonstrated. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cobalt nanocomposites on N-doped hierarchical porous carbon for highly selective formation of anilines and imines from nitroarenes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01374H, Paper Tao Song, Peng Ren, Yanan Duan, Zhaozhan Wang, Xiufang Chen, Yong Yang A heterogeneous, active, and non-noble cobalt nanocomposite for selective synthesis of aniline derivatives and imines from nitroarenes is reported. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Ambient Stable Naphthalenediimide Radical Ions: Synthesis by Solvent-Free, Sonication, Mechanical Grinding or Milling Protocols ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01614C, Paper Pritam Mukhopadhyay, sharvan Kumar An efficient solvent-free synthetic method for the preparation of diphosphonium substituted naphthalenediimide (NDI) radical ions [NDI(PR4)2].+ Br- (R = alkyl/aryl) with excellent yields and ambient stability has been described. A... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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C–H functionalization enabled stereoselective Ugi-azide reaction to α-tetrazolyl alicyclic amines ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01544A, Communication Surajit Haldar, Subhajit Saha, Sumana Mandal, Chandan K. Jana An unprecedented stereoselective C–H functionalization enabled Ugi-azide (CH-Ugi-azide) reaction to access α-tetrazolyl alicyclic amines directly from N-heterocycles is reported. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Nanoporous Cu/Ni Oxide Composites: Efficient Catalysts for Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 in Aqueous Electrolytes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01552J, Communication Dexin Yang, Qinggong Zhu, Xiaofu Sun, Chunjun Chen, Lu Lu, weiwei guo, Zhimin Liu, Buxing Han We have developed a route to prepare nanoporous Cu/Ni oxide composites. It was discovered that the Cu/Ni oxide composites were very efficient electrocatalyst for CO2 reduction to formate in aqueous... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A biocatalytic method for the chemoselective aerobic oxidation of aldehydes to carboxylic acids ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01381K, Paper Tanja Knaus, Vasilis Tseliou, Luke D. Humphreys, Nigel S. Scrutton, Francesco G. Mutti Aldehyde dehydrogenases enable the chemospecific oxidation of structurally diverse aldehydes to carboxylic acids in aqueous environment and using only air. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Macroporous–mesoporous carbon supported Ni catalysts for the conversion of cellulose to polyols ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01624K, Paper Bin Zhang, Bin Chen, Mark Douthwaite, Qiang Liu, Chao Zhang, Qifan Wu, Ruhui Shi, Peixuan Wu, Fengyu Zhao, Graham Hutchings The macro–mesoporous carbon supported Ni catalysts (Ni/MMC) are synthesized to effectively promote cellulose conversion. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Controllable exfoliation of natural silk fibers into nanofibrils by protein denaturant deep eutectic solvent: nanofibrous strategy for multifunctional membranes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01609G, Paper Xingxing Tan, Wancheng Zhao, Tiancheng Mu A protein denaturant deep eutectic solvent to exfoliate natural silk fibers into nanofibrils for multifunctional membranes with enhanced properties. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Complex coacervation of natural sophorolipid bolaamphiphile micelles with cationic polyelectrolytes ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3371-3385 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01531G, Paper Ghazi Ben Messaoud, Lyndsay Promeneur, Martha Brennich, Sophie L. K. W. Roelants, Patrick Le Griel, Niki Baccile Yeast-derived sophorolipid biosurfactant and cationic polyelectrolytes form pH-depenedent complex coacervates in water. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible-light-enabled oxyazidation of alkenes leading to α-azidoketones in air ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3197-3202 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01245H, Communication Wei Wei, Huanhuan Cui, Huilan Yue, Daoshan Yang Visible-light-induced oxyazidation of alkenes for the construction of α-azidoketones has been developed at room temperature in air. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Homogeneous catalysed hydrogenation of HMF ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3386-3393 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01025K, Paper Alban Cadu, Kohei Sekine, Jaroslaw Mormul, Dominik M. Ohlmann, Thomas Schaub, A. Stephen K. Hashmi Homogeneous Ru-catalyzed hydrogenation of HMF delivers a high percentage of trans-THFDM rather than only cis-THFDM known from heterogeneous hydrogenation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The environmental biorefinery: state-of-the-art on the production of hydrogen and value-added biomolecules in mixed-culture fermentation ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3159-3179 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00572A, Perspective Roman Moscoviz, Eric Trably, Nicolas Bernet, Hélène Carrère The production of energy carriers and bulk chemicals by mixed-culture fermentation is quantitatively analysed and discussed in a biorefinery context. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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AquaBoxIL – a computational tool for determining the environmental distribution profile of ionic liquids ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3359-3370 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01582A, Paper Maciej Barycki, Anita Sosnowska, Tomasz Puzyn We present the AquaBoxIL tool for comparing the ionic liquids (ILs) in terms of their theoretical Environmental Distribution Profile (EDP). The EDP is defined as the most possible scenario of IL's distribution among water, sediment and organic matter (representing biota) in case of their deposition in the environment. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of bio-based surfactants from cashew nutshell liquid in water ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3210-3213 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01686K, Communication Valentina Bragoni, Raja K. Rit, Robin Kirchmann, A. Stefania Trita, Lukas J. Gooßen Bio-based surfactants have been synthesised via an environment-friendly, waste-minimised procedure starting from CNSL, an inedible waste product of the cashew nut industry. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Trihalide ionic liquids as non-volatile oxidizing solvents for metals ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3327-3338 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01061G, Paper Arne Van den Bossche, Elise De Witte, Wim Dehaen, Koen Binnemans Various trihalide ionic liquids were prepared and used as non-volatile solvent to oxidatively dissolve metals. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Transition-metal-free oxidative cyclization of N-propargyl ynamides: stereospecific construction of linear polycyclic N-heterocycles ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3271-3278 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01534A, Paper Cai-Ming Wang, Lin-Jun Qi, Qing Sun, Bo Zhou, Zhi-Xin Zhang, Zai-Fa Shi, Shui-Chao Lin, Xin Lu, Lei Gong, Long-Wu Ye An efficient NaBArF4-catalyzed oxidative cascade cyclization of N-propargyl ynamides has been developed, leading to a diverse range of polycyclic N-heterocycles with high diastereoselectivity and enantioselectivity. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Selective synthesis of mono- and di-methylated amines using methanol and sodium azide as C1 and N1 sources ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3339-3345 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00863A, Paper Kaushik Chakrabarti, Anju Mishra, Dibyajyoti Panja, Bhaskar Paul, Sabuj Kundu The selective synthesis of various N,N-dimethylated and N-monomethylated amines from organic azides using methanol as a methylating agent is reported. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Iridium-catalysed primary alcohol oxidation and hydrogen shuttling for the depolymerisation of lignin ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3214-3221 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01366G, Communication Christopher S. Lancefield, Lucas W. Teunissen, Bert M. Weckhuysen, Pieter C. A. Bruijnincx A new Ir catalysed approach for the selective cleavage of the Cα–Cβ bond in lignin β-O-4 units, allowing access to novel and tuneable monomeric product mixtures. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Ga-doped Cu/H-nanozeolite-Y catalyst for selective hydrogenation and hydrodeoxygenation of lignin-derived chemicals ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3253-3270 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00629F, Paper Deepak Verma, Rizki Insyani, Handi Setiadi Cahyadi, Jaeyong Park, Seung Min Kim, Jae Min Cho, Jong Wook Bae, Jaehoon Kim The development of an efficient non-sulfided and non-precious catalyst for selective hydrogenation (HD) and hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) of biomass-derived feedstocks to produce fuels and chemicals is of great interest. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The CO2 capturing ability of cellulose dissolved in NaOH(aq) at low temperature ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3279-3286 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01092G, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Maria Gunnarsson, Diana Bernin, Åsa Östlund, Merima Hasani Cellulose carbonate as an intermediate for carbon dioxide capture in NaOH(aq). The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cyclic allylic carbonates as a renewable platform for protecting chemistry in water ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3186-3190 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01622D, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Peter Olsén, Jennifer Morvan, Supaporn Sawadjoon, Andrey Shatskiy, Eric V. Johnston, Björn Åkermark All in water – functional cyclic carbonates as a versatile and renewable protection/deprotection platform. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Transformation of lignin model compounds to N-substituted aromatics via Beckmann rearrangement ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3318-3326 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00920A, Paper Yinling Wang, Yiman Du, Jianghua He, Yuetao Zhang Here we present the highly effective cleavage of C–C bonds in lignin model compounds for the production of N-substituted aromatics in up to 96% total yield, including benzonitriles and amides, via oxime formation followed by Beckmann rearrangement (BR). The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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From glucose-based carbohydrates to phenol-rich bio-oils integrated with syngas production via catalytic pyrolysis over an activated carbon catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3346-3358 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00593A, Paper Yayun Zhang, Hanwu Lei, Zixu Yang, Dengle Duan, Elmar Villota, Roger Ruan A novel route to selectively produce phenol and carbon monoxide-enriched gas was proposed via the catalytic pyrolysis of glucose-based carbohydrates with an activated carbon catalyst. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Anodic benzylic C(sp3)–H amination: unified access to pyrrolidines and piperidines ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3191-3196 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01411F, Communication Sebastian Herold, Daniel Bafaluy, Kilian Muñiz An electrochemical C–H amination process enables sustainable unified access to the heterocyclic classes of pyrrolidines and piperidines. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Life-cycle assessment and techno-economic analysis of the utilization of bio-oil components for the production of three chemicals ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3287-3301 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01181H, Paper Ji-Lu Zheng, Ya-Hong Zhu, Ming-Qiang Zhu, Guo-Tao Sun, Run-Cang Sun Bio-based chemicals have gained more widespread attention than bio-fuels because of the decline in crude oil prices. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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New completely renewable biofuels: formulations and engine tests on an unmodified up-to-date diesel engine ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3308-3317 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00606G, Paper Damian Brock, Alexander Koder, Hans-Peter Rabl, Didier Touraud, Werner Kunz A new concept for the formulation of completely green biofuels with vegetable oils as the main component and applicable in unmodified up-to-date diesel engines was developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Carbene-catalyzed aerobic oxidation of isoquinolinium salts: efficient synthesis of isoquinolinones ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3302-3307 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01488D, Paper Guanjie Wang, Wanyao Hu, Zhouli Hu, Yuxia Zhang, Wei Yao, Lin Li, Zhenqian Fu, Wei Huang A mild and environmentally friendly carbene-catalyzed aerobic oxidation of isoquinolinium salts was successfully realized. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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ZnTa-TUD-1 as an easily prepared, highly efficient catalyst for the selective conversion of ethanol to 1,3-butadiene ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3203-3209 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01211C, Communication G. Pomalaza, G. Vofo, M. Capron, F. Dumeignil High performances in the conversion of ethanol to 1,3-butadiene were achieved with a Zn(II) and Ta(V) catalyst supported on TUD-1, a mesoporous silica. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Mesoporous cobalt/manganese oxide: a highly selective bifunctional catalyst for amine–imine transformations ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3180-3185 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00862K, Communication Biswanath Dutta, Seth March, Laura Achola, Sanjubala Sahoo, Junkai He, Alireza Shirazi Amin, Yang Wu, Shannon Poges, S. Pamir Alpay, Steven L. Suib Cobalt doped mesoporous manganese oxide: an excellent oxidative catalyst (for producing asymmetric imines with >98% selectivity) with significant reductive properties. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct synthesis of α-aminophosphonates from biomass resources catalyzed by HReO4 ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3242-3245 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01343H, Paper Vera M. S. Isca, Ana C. Fernandes HReO4 as an efficient catalyst for the one-pot sustainable synthesis of heteroatom compounds, containing N and P atoms, directly from biomass resources. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Boosting biomass valorisation. Synergistic design of continuous flow reactors and water-tolerant polystyrene acid catalysts for a non-stop production of esters ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3222-3231 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00824H, Paper Valeria Trombettoni, Daniele Sciosci, Maria Paola Bracciale, Filippo Campana, Maria Laura Santarelli, Assunta Marrocchi, Luigi Vaccaro A pump-free, waste-minimized flow protocol exploiting the features of a specifically designed heterogeneous catalyst has been defined for a non-stop production of biomass-derived esters. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Towards environmentally friendlier Suzuki–Miyaura reactions with precursors of Pd-NHC (NHC = N-heterocyclic carbene) complexes ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3246-3252 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00860D, Paper Caroline M. Zinser, Katie G. Warren, Rebecca E. Meadows, Fady Nahra, Abdullah M. Al-Majid, Assem Barakat, Mohammad S. Islam, Steven P. Nolan, Catherine S. J. Cazin The preparation of [NHC·H][Pd(η3-R-allyl)Cl2] complexes is disclosed and represents a facile, an atom-economical and rapid synthesis. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Ionic liquids tailored and confined by one-step assembly with mesoporous silica for boosting the catalytic conversion of CO2 into cyclic carbonates ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3232-3241 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01038B, Paper Qian Su, Yaqiong Qi, Xiaoqian Yao, Weiguo Cheng, Li Dong, Songsong Chen, Suojiang Zhang By one-step assembly with mesoporous silica, different amounts of EmimBr were dispersed and confined for boosting CO2 conversion into cyclic carbonates. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Understanding the thermal and dielectric response of organosolv and modified kraft lignin as a carbon fibre precursor ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01577E, Paper Mario Culebras, Maria J. Sanchis, Anne Beaucamp, Marta Carsí, Baljinder Kandola, A R Horrocks, Gianmarco Panzetta, Colin Birkinshaw, Maurice Collins Understanding the thermal behaviour of lignin is crucial in order to realise its valorisation as an engineering polymer. Two hardwood lignins, organosolv (OSL) and chemically modified kraft lignin (ML) have... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biomimetic Tendril-Like Functional Carbon Helices: A Protein Friendly Host for Cytochrome C ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01605D, Communication Kanakaraj A, Meena Bisht, P Venkatesu, Dharmalingam Kalpana, Nidhi Maalige, Nripat Singh, Debasis Ghosh, Dibyendu Mondal, Sanna Kotrappanavar Nataraj There is a sizable interest in the fabrication of carbon helices owing to their utilities in several applications. Methods have been developed for the preparation of such carbon helices from... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sodium stannate promoted double bond cleavage of oleic acid by hydrogen peroxide over a heterogeneous WO3 catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00949J, Paper Xiukai Li, Joel Choo Ping Syong, Yugen Zhang A sodium stannate additive notably improved the reaction efficiency of tungsten oxide catalysed oleic acid (OA) cleavage by hydrogen peroxide to produce azelaic acid and nonanoic acid. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Switchable oil–water phase separation of ionic liquid-based microemulsions by CO2 ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00801A, Paper Xiaoyan Pei, Dazhen Xiong, Yuanchao Pei, Huiyong Wang, Jianji Wang Stimuli-responsive ionic liquid microemulsions can be reversibly switched from W/O monophase to oil–water phase separation upon alternate bubbling and removal of CO2. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Revisiting alkaline aerobic lignin oxidation ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00502H, Paper Wouter Schutyser, Jacob S Kruger, Allison M Robinson, Rui Katahira, David Brandner, Nicholas S Cleveland, Ashutosh Mittal, Darren J. Peterson, Richard Meilan, Yuriy Roman-Leshkov, Gregg T. Beckham Lignin conversion to renewable chemicals is a promising means to improve the economic viability of lignocellulosic biorefineries. Alkaline aerobic oxidation of lignin has long been employed for production of aromatic... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Correction: Adsorption of sucrose on zeolites ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC90066C, Correction Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Iris Fornefett, Davud Rabet, Christoph Buttersack, Klaus Buchholz To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Changing environments and biomolecule coronas: consequences and challenges for the design of environmentally acceptable engineered nanoparticles ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01171K, Critical Review Marta Markiewicz, Jolanta Kumirska, Iseult Lynch, Marianne Matzke, Jan Köser, Steve Bemowsky, Dominic Docter, Roland Stauber, Dana Westmeier, Stefan Stolte Components of natural waters (salts, NOM) mitigate negative impacts of nanomaterials via surface passivation and stabilisation against dissolution. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalytic conversion of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to some value-added derivatives ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00234G, Critical Review Xiao Kong, Yifeng Zhu, Zhen Fang, Janusz A. Kozinski, Ian S. Butler, Lujiang Xu, He Song, Xiaojie Wei The catalytic mechanisms and catalyst design strategies for 5-hydroxymethylfural conversion are summarized. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sustainable approach to recycling of multilayer flexible packaging using switchable hydrophilicity solvents ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01062E, Paper Tamari Mumladze, Samy Yousef, Maksym Tatariants, Rita Kriūkienė, Vidas Makarevicius, Stasė-Irena Lukošiūtė, Regita Bendikiene, Gintaras Denafas Multilayer Flexible Packaging Waste (MFPW) represents the largest fraction of packaging waste and is mainly composed of multiple plastic films laminated with Al foil. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sustainable synthesis of single crystalline sulphur-doped graphene quantum dots for bioimaging and beyond ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01638K, Paper Sujata Sangam, Apoorv Gupta, Adeeba Shakeel, Rohan Bhattacharya, Arun Kumar Sharma, Deepa Suhag, Sandip Chakrabarti, Sandeep Kumar Garg, Sourav Chattopadhyay, Biswarup Basu, Vinod Kumar, Satyendra Kumar Rajput, Malay Kishore Dutta, Monalisa Mukherjee Waste-driven single crystalline sulphur-doped GQDs are synthesized via a green hydrothermal route with the highest quantum yield and excellent biocompatibility for bioimaging. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Correction: Hydrogenation of levoglucosenone to renewable chemicals ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC90060D, Correction Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Siddarth H. Krishna, Daniel J. McClelland, Quinn A. Rashke, James A. Dumesic, George W. Huber To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sweet graphene: exfoliation of graphite and preparation of glucose-graphene cocrystals through mechanochemical treatments ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01162A, Paper Viviana Jehová González, Antonio M. Rodríguez, Verónica León, Javier Frontiñán-Rubio, José Luis G. Fierro, Mario Durán-Prado, Ana B. Muñoz-García, Michele Pavone, Ester Vázquez Mechanochemical treatment with carbohydrates has led to the successful exfoliation of graphite, which could be considered as a sustainable methodology to prepare graphene. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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In situ MnOx/N-doped carbon aerogels from cellulose as monolithic and highly efficient catalysts for the upgrading of bioderived aldehydes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01413B, Paper Shenghui Zhou, Guixian Chen, Xiao Feng, Ming Wang, Tao Song, Detao Liu, Fachuang Lu, Haisong Qi Cellulose-derived monolithic hierarchically porous MnOx/N-doped carbon aerogels exhibited excellent catalytic activity for the upgrading of lignocellulose-derived aldehydes. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Magnetically retrievable nanocomposite adorned with Pd nanocatalysts: efficient reduction of nitroaromatics in aqueous media ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01240G, Paper Mohammadreza Shokouhimehr, Kootak Hong, Tae Hyung Lee, Cheon Woo Moon, Seung-Pyo Hong, Kaiqiang Zhang, Jun Min Suh, Kyoung Soon Choi, Rajender S Varma, Ho Won Jang The fabrication of magnetically retrievable nanocomposite adorned with highly active Pd nanoparticles (NPs) (MRN–Pd) is described that is useful for the efficient reduction of nitroaromatics in aqueous solution. The polymerization... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Elucidating transfer hydrogenation mechanisms in non-catalytic lignin depolymerization ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03239K, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Florent P. Bouxin, Henri Strub, Tanmoy Dutta, Julie Aguilhon, Trevor J. Morgan, Florence Mingardon, Murthy Konda, Seema Singh, Blake Simmons, Anthe George A good understanding of the mechanisms for non-catalytic depolymerization of lignin via transfer hydrogenation is essential in order to achieve process optimization. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Supported gold- and silver-based catalysts for the selective aerobic oxidation of 5-(hydroxymethyl)furfural to 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid and 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furancarboxylic acid ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01340C, Paper Oliver R. Schade, Kai F. Kalz, Dominik Neukum, Wolfgang Kleist, Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt The oxidation of HMF is performed using highly active heterogeneous gold- and, for the first time, silver-based catalysts. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hydrofunctionalization of olefins to value-added chemicals via photocatalytic coupling ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00971F, Communication Yonghui Fan, Shenggang Li, Jingxian Bao, Lei Shi, Yanzhang Yang, Fei Yu, Peng Gao, Hui Wang, Liangshu Zhong, Yuhan Sun A sustainable strategy for the hydrofunctionalization of olefins to value-added chemicals via photocatalytic cross-coupling was developed with high atomic economy. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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One-pot synthesis of dispersible thermally stable organic downconversion materials under DBU catalyzation for high performance hybrid-LED lamps ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01390J, Paper Junjie He, Shixing Yang, Kai Zheng, Youming Zhang, Jun Song, Junle Qu Hybrid white LED lamps with high Ra (92) and efficiency (82 lm W−1) are reported. Using remote downconversion structure realizes 85% fluorescence remaining after 2870 h aging. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cobalt-entrenched N-, O-, and S-tridoped carbons as efficient multifunctional sustainable catalysts for base-free selective oxidative esterification of alcohols ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01333K, Paper Devaki Nandan, Giorgio Zoppellaro, Ivo Medřík, Claudia Aparicio, Pawan Kumar, Martin Petr, Ondřej Tomanec, Manoj B. Gawande, Rajender S. Varma, Radek Zbořil The sustainable Co@NOSC catalyst was explored for the base-free selective oxidative esterification of alcohols to the corresponding esters under mild reaction conditions. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Organic ligand-free carbonylation reactions with unsupported bulk Pd as catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00740C, Communication Shujuan Liu, Hongli Wang, Xingchao Dai, Feng Shi Unsupported bulk Pd-catalyzed carbonylation reactions have been developed for the first time under organic ligand-free conditions. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Electrochemical oxidative radical oxysulfuration of styrene derivatives with thiols and nucleophilic oxygen sources ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01337C, Communication Yang Wang, Lingling Deng, Haibo Mei, Bingnan Du, Jianlin Han, Yi Pan The first example of the electrochemical oxysulfuration reaction of alkenes with thiols and nucleophilic oxygen sources has been reported. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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EvanPhos: a ligand for ppm level Pd-catalyzed Suzuki–Miyaura couplings in either organic solvent or water ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01356J, Communication Evan B. Landstrom, Sachin Handa, Donald H. Aue, Fabrice Gallou, Bruce H. Lipshutz A new biaryl phosphine-containing platform can be constructed in only two steps and this complexes Pd(OAc)2 forming a precursor of a very active catalyst useful for Suzuki–Miyaura cross-couplings of functionalized substrates. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The synthesis of atomic Fe embedded in bamboo-CNTs grown on graphene as a superior CO2 electrocatalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01466C, Paper Huinian Zhang, Jie Wang, Zheng Zhao, Huifang Zhao, Miao Cheng, Anni Li, Congwei Wang, Junying Wang, Junzhong Wang Synthesized atomic Fe/bamboo-CNTs/graphene exhibits ∼95% faradaic efficiency in the electroreduction of CO2 into CO at 0.55 V overpotential over 12 h. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Repurposing bacterial extracellular matrix for selective and differential abstraction of rare earth elements ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01355A, Paper Pei Kun R. Tay, Avinash Manjula-Basavanna, Neel S. Joshi Highly robust engineered protein matrices derived from bacteria were used to isolate rare earth elements from mixtures of metals. The filters were re-used over multiple cycles and the bound REE were readily recovered. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Engineering the acidity and accessibility of the zeolite ZSM-5 for efficient bio-oil upgrading in catalytic pyrolysis of lignocellulose ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01722K, Paper Héctor Hernando, Ana M. Hernández-Giménez, Cristina Ochoa-Hernández, Pieter C. A. Bruijnincx, Klaartje Houben, Marc Baldus, Patricia Pizarro, Juan M. Coronado, Javier Fermoso, Jiří Čejka, Bert M. Weckhuysen, David P. Serrano Zeolite ZSM-5 properties have been optimised for catalytic bio-oil upgrading. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Selective catalytic tailoring of the H unit in herbaceous lignin for methyl p-hydroxycinnamate production over metal-based ionic liquids ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01252K, Paper Zhangmin Li, Zhenping Cai, Qiang Zeng, Tian Zhang, Liam John France, Changhua Song, Yaqin Zhang, Hongyan He, Lilong Jiang, Jinxing Long, Xuehui Li Selective catalytic tailoring of herbaceous lignin for the production of methyl p-hydroxycinnamate (MPC). To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hf-based metal–organic frameworks as acid–base catalysts for the transformation of biomass-derived furanic compounds into chemicals ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3081-3091 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00806J, Paper Sergio Rojas-Buzo, Pilar García-García, Avelino Corma Hafnium-based metal–organic frameworks are promising catalysts for upgrading biomass derivatives via an aldol condensation reaction. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Controlled mono-olefination versus diolefination of arenes via C–H activation in water: a key role of catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3140-3146 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00790J, Paper Hailong Zhang, Zhongzhen Yang, Qiang Ma, Jinxin Liu, Yang Zheng, Mei Guan, Yong Wu Catalyst-controlled mono- and diolefinations of arenes via C–H activation in water with reaction times of tens of minutes. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sequential (3 + 2) cycloaddition and (5 + n) annulation for modular synthesis of dihydrobenzoxazines, tetrahydrobenzoxazepines and tetrahydrobenzoxazocines ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3134-3139 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01099D, Paper Alex Muthengi, Xiaofeng Zhang, Gagan Dhawan, Wensheng Zhang, Francesca Corsini, Wei Zhang A method for the (3 + 2) cycloaddition of azomethine ylides followed by a (5 + n) double SN2 substitution is introduced for the modular synthesis of dihydrobenzoxazines, tetrahydrobenzoxazepines and tetrahydrobenzoxazocines. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Green and continuous route to assemble lateral nanodimensional graphitic oxide composites without process interruption ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2984-2989 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01436A, Communication Bijay Kumar Poudel, Kyung-Oh Doh, Jeong Hoon Byeon Lateral nanoscaled graphitic oxide composite flakes were assembled in a single-pass configuration without process interruption, and the assembled flakes demonstrated controlled drug release having magneto- and photothermal activities as well as contrasting properties. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Mechanochemistry for “no solvent, no base” preparation of hydantoin-based active pharmaceutical ingredients: nitrofurantoin and dantrolene ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2973-2977 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01345D, Communication Evelina Colacino, Andrea Porcheddu, Ivan Halasz, Clarence Charnay, Francesco Delogu, Ruben Guerra, Julien Fullenwarth The gram-scale mechanochemical preparation of marketed drugs Nitrofurantoin and Dantrolene is herein reported. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Bis(methoxypropyl) ether-promoted oxidation of aromatic alcohols into aromatic carboxylic acids and aromatic ketones with O2 under metal- and base-free conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3038-3043 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00223A, Paper Kai-Jian Liu, Si Jiang, Ling-Hui Lu, Ling-Li Tang, Shan-Shan Tang, Hai-Shan Tang, Zilong Tang, Wei-Min He, Xinhua Xu A practical and eco-friendly protocol for the oxidation of alcohols into carboxylic acids and ketones under metal-, base- and additive-free conditions is reported. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Versatile catalysis of iron: tunable and selective transformation of biomass-derived furfural in aliphatic alcohol ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3092-3100 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00852C, Paper Zhenya Zhang, Xinli Tong, Haigang Zhang, Yongdan Li A highly efficient and catalytic valorization of biomass-derived furfural to produce value-added chemicals has been developed with the Fe@C catalyst under O2 or H2 atmosphere. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Preparation of a lignin-based vitrimer material and its potential use for recoverable adhesives ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2995-3000 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01299G, Communication Shuai Zhang, Tuan Liu, Cheng Hao, Liwei Wang, Jiarui Han, Hang Liu, Jinwen Zhang This work introduces a simple and green method for the preparation of a fully biobased vitrimer material and demonstrates a potential application for recoverable adhesives. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aerobic oxidative esterification of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to dimethyl furan-2,5-dicarboxylate by using homogeneous and heterogeneous PdCoBi/C catalysts under atmospheric oxygen ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3050-3058 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01393D, Paper Feng Li, Xing-Long Li, Chuang Li, Jing Shi, Yao Fu Conversion of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) to dimethyl furan-2,5-dicarboxylate (DMFDCA) by using homo- and heterogeneous PdCoBi/C catalysts under atmospheric oxygen. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Dual-ionic liquid system: an efficient catalyst for chemical fixation of CO2 to cyclic carbonates under mild conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2990-2994 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01129J, Communication Jiayin Hu, Jun Ma, Huizhen Liu, Qingli Qian, Chao Xie, Buxing Han An easily prepared novel dual-ionic liquid system can catalyze the reactions of CO2 and epoxides to form cyclic carbonates under mild conditions (1 atmos CO2, T = 30–60 °C) with excellent yields in the absence of any solvents or additives. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Insight into effective denitrification and desulfurization of liquid fuel with deep eutectic solvents: an innovative evaluation criterion to filtrate extractants using the compatibility index ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3112-3120 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00828K, Paper Zhiheng Li, Dong Liu, Zhuowu Men, Linhua Song, Yijun Lv, PingPing Wu, Bin Lou, Yadong Zhang, Nan Shi, Qingtai Chen The compatibility index (CI and PCI) as a new criterion is feasible to evaluate the removal efficiency of heterocycles in green and economic DESs. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A borrowing hydrogen methodology: palladium-catalyzed dehydrative N-benzylation of 2-aminopyridines in water ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3044-3049 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01028E, Paper Hidemasa Hikawa, Hirokazu Imamura, Shoko Kikkawa, Isao Azumaya We demonstrate a borrowing hydrogen methodology using the p-benzylpalladium system, which offers an efficient and environmentally friendly dehydrative N-monobenzylation of 2-aminopyridines with benzylic alcohols in the absence of base. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Selective recovery of lithium from spent lithium iron phosphate batteries: a sustainable process ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3121-3133 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03376A, Paper Yongxia Yang, Xiangqi Meng, Hongbin Cao, Xiao Lin, Chenming Liu, Yong Sun, Yi Zhang, Zhi Sun An effective and sustainable approach is demonstrated for selective leaching of lithium from spent lithium iron phosphate batteries. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible-light mediated 3-component synthesis of sulfonylated coumarins from sulfur dioxide ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3059-3070 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00838H, Paper Zhengkai Chen, Nai-Wei Liu, Michael Bolte, Hongjun Ren, Georg Manolikakes Visible light can be used as a sole driving force for the fixation of sulfur dioxide into sulfonylated coumarins. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Imidazolium-based dicationic ionic liquids: highly efficient extractants for separating aromatics from aliphatics ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3101-3111 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01220B, Paper Congfei Yao, Yucui Hou, Weize Wu, Shuhang Ren, Hui Liu Imidazolium-based dicationic ionic liquids (DILs) are potential alternative solvents for the extraction of aromatics from aliphatics with both high selectivity and high distribution coefficient. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A CaMnAl-hydrotalcite solid basic catalyst toward the aldol condensation reaction with a comparable level to liquid alkali catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3071-3080 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00851E, Paper Weihan Bing, Huimin Wang, Lei Zheng, Deming Rao, Yusen Yang, Lirong Zheng, Bin Wang, Yangdong Wang, Min Wei A CaMnAl-hydrotalcite solid basic catalyst was prepared based on the memory effect of LDHs, which exhibited extremely high heterogeneous catalytic performance toward the aldol condensation reaction. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Enhanced H2 evolution from photocatalytic cellulose conversion based on graphitic carbon layers on TiO2/NiOx ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3008-3013 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01398E, Paper Ling Zhang, Wenzhong Wang, Shuwen Zeng, Yang Su, Hongchang Hao An enhanced photoreforming of biomass was achieved by loading a graphitic carbon layer on TiO2/NiOx nanoparticles. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Enhanced separation performance of aqueous biphasic systems formed by carbohydrates and tetraalkylphosphonium- or tetraalkylammonium-based ionic liquids ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2978-2983 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00622A, Communication Maria V. Quental, Matheus M. Pereira, Ana M. Ferreira, Sónia N. Pedro, Shahla Shahriari, Aminou Mohamadou, João A. P. Coutinho, Mara G. Freire Aqueous biphasic systems (ABS) formed by non-aromatic and non-fluorinated ionic liquids and carbohydrates are competitive separation platforms. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Efficient conversion of lignin into a water-soluble polymer by a chelator-mediated Fenton reaction: optimization of H2O2 use and performance as a dispersant ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3024-3037 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03459H, Paper Michael S. Kent, Jijiao Zeng, Nadeya Rader, Isaac C. Avina, Casey T. Simoes, Christopher K. Brenden, Michael L. Busse, John Watt, Nicholas H. Giron, Todd M. Alam, Mark D. Allendorf, Blake A. Simmons, Nelson S. Bell, Kenneth L. Sale Transforming lignin into a water-soluble polymer. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Acceptorless dehydrogenative coupling reactions with alcohols over heterogeneous catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2933-2952 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00451J, Critical Review S. M. A. Hakim Siddiki, Takashi Toyao, Ken-ichi Shimizu Recent examples for the acceptorless dehydrogenative coupling reactions of alcohols over heterogeneous catalysts for the one-pot synthesis of value-enhanced chemicals are reviewed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of dibenzothiazines from sulfides by one-pot N,O-transfer and intramolecular C–H amination ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2953-2958 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01057A, Communication Yan-Na Ma, Chen-Yang Guo, Qianyi Zhao, Jie Zhang, Xuenian Chen Herein, we report a metal-free and step-economic synthesis of dibenzothiazines from 2-biphenyl sulfides under mild reaction conditions. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Microwave-assisted valorization of pig bristles: towards visible light photocatalytic chalcocite composites ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,3001-3007 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00669E, Paper Alessio Zuliani, Mario J. Muñoz-Batista, Rafael Luque A novel exploitation of pig bristles as a carbon and sulphur source through the production of photocatalytically active Cu2S composites. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalyst-free lignin valorization by acetoacetylation. Structural elucidation by comparison with model compounds ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2959-2966 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01071D, Communication Eric M. Krall, Eric M. Serum, Mukund P. Sibi, Dean C. Webster Indulin AT Kraft lignin has been chemically modified without a catalyst by reaction with t-butyl acetoacetate. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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