Green Chemistry

Enhanced Separation Performance of Aqueous Biphasic Systems formed by Carbohydrates and Tetralkylphosphonium- or Tetralkylammonium-based Ionic Liquids ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00622A, Communication Maria V Quental, Matheus M Pereira, Ana M. Ferreira, Sonia Pedro, Shahla Shahriari, Aminou MOHAMADOU, Joao A. P. Coutinho, Mara G Freire Aiming at designing effective and sustainable separation processes, herein we propose the use of carbohydrates combined with tetralkylphosphonium- and tetralkylammonium-based ionic liquids (ILs) to form aqueous biphasic systems (ABS). The... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Development of pharmaceutically relevant bio-based intermediates though aldol condensation and Claisen-Schmidt reactions of dihydrolevoglucosenone (Cyrene[registered sign]) ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01227J, Communication Liam Hughes, Con Robert McElroy, Adrian Charles Whitwood, Andrew J Hunt Dihydrolevoglucosenone (Cyrene[registered sign]) has been successfully utilised as a bio-based platform molecule for the synthesis of pharmaceutically relevant intermediates through aldol condensation reactions. Utilising sustainable synthetic methodologies, the self-aldol condensations reaction... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hydrodeoxygenation of biomass-derived oxygenates over metal carbides: from model surfaces to powder catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00239H, Critical Review Zhexi Lin, Rui Chen, Zhenping Qu, Jingguang G. Chen Transition metal carbides are promising catalysts for upgrading biomass derivatives via the hydrodeoxygenation reaction. 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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Improving the production of maleic acid from biomass: TS-1 catalysed aqueous phase oxidation of furfural in the presence of [gamma]-valerolactone ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00857D, Paper Y. Rodenas, R. Mariscal, J. L. G. Fierro, D. Martin Alonso, J. A. Dumesic, M. Lopez Granados The production of di-acids from biomass, i.e. maleic acid (MAc), can be improved by combining the utilization of GVL as co-solvent and TS-1 as solid catalyst. 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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Microwave-assisted valorization of pig bristles: towards visible light photocatalytic chalcocite composites ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00669E, Paper Alessio Zuliani, Mario J. Munoz-Batista, Rafael Luque A novel exploitation of pig bristles as a carbon and sulphur source through the production of photocatalytically active Cu2S composites. 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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Solar-light-driven CO2 reduction by methane on Pt nanocrystals partially embedded in mesoporous CeO2 nanorods with high light-to-fuel efficiency ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01058G, Paper Mingyang Mao, Qian Zhang, Yi Yang, Yuanzhi Li, Hui Huang, Zhongkai Jiang, Qianqian Hu, Xiujian Zhao A unique Pt/CeO2 nanocomposite exhibits solar-light-driven thermocatalytic activity for CO2 reduction by methane with high light-to-fuel efficiency and production rates of H2 and CO. 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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A continuous flow approach for the C-H functionalization of 1,2,3-triazoles in [gamma]-valerolactone as biomass-derived medium ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01115J, Paper Luigi Vaccaro, Francesco Ferlin, Lorenzo Luciani, Stefano Santoro, Daniela Lanari, Assunta Marrocchi, Alexander Bechtoldt, Lutz Ackermann Herein we report an efficient procedure for the C-H functionalization of 1,2,3-triazoles in continuous flow regime applied to a variety of functionalities and to the inter- or intramolecular versions of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Continuous pervaporation-assisted furfural production catalyzed by CrCl3 ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00842F, Paper Alex Wang, Nitash P Balsara, Alexis T. Bell Furfural-a precursor to fuels, solvents, and polymers-is produced by acid-catalyzed dehydration of biomass-derived xylose; however, the selectivity of this process is limited by side reactions which form low-value byproducts known... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hydrogenolysis of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to 2,5-dimethylfuran over supported Pt-Co bimetallic catalysts under mild conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00716K, Paper Xiaofeng Wang, Yuzi Liu, Xinhua Liang Highly dispersed Pt-Co bimetallic catalysts were deposited on multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) by atomic layer deposition. High-resolution TEM and TPR analysis verified the formation of Pt-Co bimetallic particles. Catalysts were... 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, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03459H, Paper Michael S Kent, Jijao Zeng, Nadeya Rader, Isaac C. Avina, Casey Troy Simoes, Christopher Kenji Brenden, Michael L. Busse, John Daniel Watt, Nicholas H. Giron, Todd M Alam, Mark D. Allendorf, Blake Simmons, Nelson S. Bell, Kenneth L Sale Room temperature Fenton (FEN) and chelator-mediated Fenton (CMF) reactions were examined for transforming lignin into a water-soluble polymer. Compared to depolymerization of lignin, this has the advantage of potentially yielding... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Alcohol-Based Michaelis-Arbuzov Reaction: an Efficient and Environmentally-Benign Way for C-P(O) Bond Formation ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00931G, Communication Xiantao Ma, Qing Xu, Huan Li, Chenliang Su, Lei Yu, Xu Zhang, Hongen Cao, Li-Biao Han The famous Michaelis-Arbuzov reaction is extensively used both in the laboratory and industry to manufacture tons of the widely-useful organophosphoryl compounds every year. However, this method and the modified Michaelis-Arbuzov... 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, Advance Article 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. 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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Unraveling the mechanism of the oxidation of glycerol to dicarboxylic acids over a sonochemically synthesized copper oxide catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00961A, Paper Prince N. Amaniampong, Quang Thang Trinh, Jithin John Varghese, Ronan Behling, Sabine Valange, Samir H. Mushrif, Francois Jerome Glycerol was oxidized selectively to oxalic and tartronic acids in 78% yield over a highly crystalline CuO catalyst prepared within a few minutes by a sonochemical synthesis. 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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Janus colloid surfactant catalysts for in situ organic reactions in Pickering emulsion microreactors ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00282G, Paper Jangwoo Cho, Jaehong Cho, Hyeri Kim, Minkyung Lim, Hanbyeol Jo, Hancheul Kim, Sun-Joon Min, Hakjune Rhee, Jin Woong Kim Colloid surfactant catalysts are synthesized for the production of Pickering emulsion microreactors that exhibit outstanding catalytic activity and magnetic-responsive recovery performance. 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 synthesis of highly functionalized 2,3-dihydropyrroles ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00987B, Paper Dong Wang, Linna Li, Hairong Feng, Hua Sun, Fabrice Almeida-Veloso, Marine Charavin, Peng Yu, Laurent Desaubry An efficient catalyst-free synthesis of fully substituted 2,3-dihydropyrroles has been achieved in one step through the three-component reaction of amines, aromatic aldehydes and [small alpha]-ketoamides. 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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Molecular tools for selective recovery and detection of lignin-derived molecules ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00490K, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Milla Salmela, Hanna Sanmark, Elena Efimova, Alexander Efimov, Vesa P. Hytonen, Urpo Lamminmaki, Suvi Santala, Ville Santala Synthetic antibodies are proposed as highly selective recovery tools for lignin-derived molecules from industrial lignin streams. 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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Enhanced catalytic performance of cobalt nanoparticles coated with a N,P-codoped carbon shell derived from biomass for transfer hydrogenation of functionalized nitroarenes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00619A, Paper Yanan Duan, Tao Song, Xiaosu Dong, Yong Yang A heterogeneous and reusable non-noble cobalt nanoparticles encapsulated with a N,P-codoped carbon shell derived from biomass has been firstly developed for efficient and selective catalytic transfer hydrogenation of functionalized nitroarenes to anilines. 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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Iron(III)-catalyzed selective N-O bond cleavage to prepare tetrasubstituted pyridines and 3,5-disubstituted isoxazolines from N-vinyl-[small alpha],[small beta]-unsaturated ketonitrones ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00630J, Paper Chun-Hua Chen, Qing-Yan Wu, Cui Wei, Cui Liang, Gui-Fa Su, Dong-Liang Mo An iron(III)-controlled selective N-O bond cleavage was developed for the synthesis of tetrasubstituted pyridines and isoxazolines from N-vinyl-[small alpha],[small beta]-unsaturated ketonitrones. 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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A loop engineering strategy improves laccase lcc2 activity in ionic liquid and aqueous solution ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03776G, Paper Anne-Maria Wallraf, Haifeng Liu, Leilei Zhu, Ghazi Khalfallah, Christian Simons, Hoda Alibiglou, Mehdi D. Davari, Ulrich Schwaneberg Laccases, especially high redox potential laccases, play an important role in lignin degradation. 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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Hydrochar supported bimetallic Ni-Fe nanocatalysts with tailored composition, size and shape for improved biomass steam reforming performance ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00433A, Paper Chao Gai, Fang Zhang, Tianxue Yang, Zhengang Liu, Wentao Jiao, Nana Peng, Tingting Liu, Qianqian Lang, Yu Xia The synthesis scheme for the formation pathway of monometallic and bimetallic nanoparticles supported on hydrochar derived from lignin-rich precursory biomass. 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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CO2 conversion to synthesis gas via DRM on the durable Al2O3/Ni/Al2O3 sandwich catalyst with high activity and stability ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00743H, Paper Yu Zhao, Yunqing Kang, Hui Li, Hexing Li CO2 conversion to synthesis gas with a CO/H2 molar ratio around 1 was realized by using the dry reforming of methane reaction (DRM) at 800 [degree]C. 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 an energetic polynorbornene with pendant bis-azidoacetyloxymethyl groups (PNBAA) ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00578H, Paper Kun Jiang, Han-Lin Deng, Qi Zhang, Shuifeng Wang, Hao Wu, Yan Liu, Chunpeng Chai, Mu-Hua Huang A novel energetic polynorbornene with pendant bisazidoacetyloxymethyl (named PNBAA) was designed, by combining its intrinsic energetic properties, potential good mechanical properties, its compatibility with a plasticizer and odourless polynorbornene in one polymer. 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: Protection of COOH and OH groups in acid, base and salt free reactions ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC90046A, Correction Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Xiaotao Zhu, Bo Qian, Rongbiao Wei, Jian-Dong Huang, Hongli Bao 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 dibenzothiazines from sulfides by one-pot N,O-transfer and intramolecular C-H amination ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article 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. 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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Base-free selective oxidation of pectin derived galacturonic acid to galactaric acid using supported gold catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00103K, Paper Rajeesh Kumar Pazhavelikkakath Purushothaman, F. van der Klis, A. E. Frissen, J. van Haveren, A. Mayoral, A. van der Bent, D. S. van Es We describe base-free oxidation of a biomass derived acidic substrate using supported gold catalysts under batch 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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A one-pot biomimetic synthesis of selectively functionalized lignins from monomers: a green functionalization platform ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01145A, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Nicola Giummarella, Claudio Gioia, Martin Lawoko Herein, a platform synthesis of functionalized lignin polymers of interest for material systems is 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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Accelerated decarbonylation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural in compressed carbon dioxide: a facile approach ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2345-2355 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00174J, Paper Maya Chatterjee, Takayuki Ishizaka, Hajime Kawanami The high efficiency of compressed CO2 in combination with a metal catalyst was successfully demonstrated in the decarbonylation of HMF. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hypercrosslinked microporous polymer sorbents for the efficient recycling of a soluble acid catalyst in cellulose hydrolysis ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2374-2381 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00573G, Paper Robert T. Woodward, Martin Kessler, Sergio Lima, Roberto Rinaldi The use of hypercrosslinked microporous polymers overcomes the difficulties in the recycling of soluble acid catalysts within the lignocellulosic biorefinery improving the sustainability of cellulose hydrolysis and several other transformations. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Coupling organosolv fractionation and reductive depolymerization of woody biomass in a two-step catalytic process ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2308-2319 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00639C, Paper Xianhong Ouyang, Xiaoming Huang, Bart M. S. Hendriks, Michael D. Boot, Emiel J. M. Hensen A two-step catalytic process for woody biomass fractionation and valorization is presented. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Graphitization of Miscanthus grass biocarbon enhanced by in situ generated FeCo nanoparticles ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2269-2278 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03457A, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Ian Major, Jean-Mathieu Pin, Ehsan Behazin, Arturo Rodriguez-Uribe, Manjusri Misra, Amar Mohanty The synergistic activity of iron and cobalt nitrate has been highlighted by the generation of FeCo nanoparticles which enhanced the graphitization process of biomass into biocarbon. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Conservative evolution and industrial metabolism in Green Chemistry ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2171-2191 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00514A, Tutorial Review Gabor Naray-Szabo, Laszlo T. Mika Chemical substances and processes that play a fundamental role in the 12 principles of Green Chemistry representing conservative evolution and/or industrial metabolism were reviewed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Enhanced photostability of cuprous oxide by lignin films on glassy carbon electrodes in the transformation of carbon dioxide ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2356-2364 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00365C, Paper Esteban Landaeta, Zachary D. Schultz, Ana Burgos, Ricardo Schrebler, Mauricio Isaacs Lignin is a residual product can be reused for stabilize Cu2O on modified electrodes in CO2 reduction. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Biosourced analogs of elastomer-containing bitumen through hydrothermal liquefaction of Spirulina sp. microalgae residues ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2337-2344 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00094H, Paper Ilef Borghol, Clemence Queffelec, Patricia Bolle, Julie Descamps, Christophe Lombard, Olivier Lepine, Delphine Kucma, Chantal Lorentz, Dorothee Laurenti, Valerie Montouillout, Emmanuel Chailleux, Bruno Bujoli HTL of Spirulina sp. byproducts was investigated for the production of road binders. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Development of CO2 phase change absorbents by means of the cosolvent effect ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2328-2336 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00283E, Paper Fushen Yang, Xianhang Jin, Jiawei Fang, Weiwei Tu, Ye Yang, Chunhua Cui, Weidong Zhang Development of CO2 phase change absorbents comprising MDEA/C4-C6 alcohol/H2O by means of the cosolvent effect. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Reply to the 'Comment on "Zemplen transesterification: a name reaction that has misled us for 90 years"' by G. Poli, C. Pezzetta, I. Leito and S. Tshepelevitsh, Green Chemistry, 2018, 20, DOI: 10.1039/c7gc03795c ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2395-2397 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00814K, Comment Bo Ren, Jiantao Ge, Hai Dong This article provides our response to a comment on our article that appeared in Green Chemistry. The rate constants of transesterification catalysed by NaOH are larger than those catalysed by MeONa. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Comment on "Zemplen transesterification: a name reaction that has misled us for 90 years" by B. Ren, M. Wang, J. Liu, J. Ge, X. Zhang and H. Dong, Green Chemistry, 2015, 17, 1390-1394 ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2392-2394 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03795C, Comment Cristofer Pezzetta, Sofja Tshepelevitsh, Ivo Leito, Giovanni Poli The classical mechanism of the Zemplen transesterification holds despite its almost 90-year lifetime. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible light mediated oxidation of benzylic sp3 C-H bonds using catalytic 1,4-hydroquinone, or its biorenewable glucoside, arbutin, as a pre-oxidant ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2242-2249 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03741D, Paper Laura C. Finney, Lorna J. Mitchell, Christopher J. Moody Benzylic ethers undergo a visible light induced C-H activation and oxygen insertion to give the corresponding benzoate esters in moderate to good yields. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Melt-processing of small molecule organic photovoltaics via bulk heterojunction compatibilization ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2218-2224 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00335A, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Aiman Rahmanudin, Liang Yao, Xavier A. Jeanbourquin, Yongpeng Liu, Arvindh Sekar, Emilie Ripaud, Kevin Sivula A specially-designed molecular compatibilizer enables bulk-heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices that tolerate melt processing thus reducing the need for toxic solvents. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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D-Tagatose manufacture through bio-oxidation of galactitol derived from waste xylose mother liquor ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2382-2391 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00091C, Paper Feng Sha, Yucong Zheng, Jiao Chen, Kequan Chen, Fei Cao, Ming Yan, Pingkai Ouyang Practical "green" manufacture of D-tagatose through a bi-enzymatic coupled system from galactitol refined from the waste xylose mother liquor is presented. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Enzymatic hydrolysis of chitin pretreated by bacterial fermentation to obtain pure N-acetyl-D-glucosamine ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2320-2327 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00265G, Paper Alei Zhang, Guoguang Wei, Xiaofang Mo, Ning Zhou, Kequan Chen, Pingkai Ouyang In this study, we propose a novel biological fermentation method to process chitin powder utilizing the bacteria Chitinolyticbacter meiyuanensis SYBC-H1. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Exploiting waste: towards a sustainable production of biodiesel using Musa acuminata peel ash as a heterogeneous catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2365-2373 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00071A, Paper Gunindra Pathak, Diparjun Das, Kalyani Rajkumari, Lalthazuala Rokhum Today, biodiesel, a renewable, non-toxic and environmentally friendly fuel, is attracting increasing attention worldwide as an alternative to fossil fuel. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Iodide reagent controlled reaction pathway of iodoperoxidation of alkenes: a high regioselectivity synthesis of [small alpha]- and [small beta]-iodoperoxidates under solvent-free conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2225-2230 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00209F, Communication Xiaofang Gao, Hongling Yang, Chen Cheng, Qi Jia, Fang Gao, Hongxiang Chen, Qun Cai, Chuangjian Wang A highly atom-economical, efficient and environmentally friendly iodoperoxidation of alkenes with TBHP and iodide/iodine is reported. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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One-step preparation of an antibacterial chitin/Zn composite from shrimp shells using urea-Zn(OAc)2[middle dot]2H2O aqueous solution ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2212-2217 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00767E, Communication Mi Feng, Xingmei Lu, Kun Jiang, Jie Zhang, Jiayu Xin, Chunyan Shi, Kefeng Wang, Suojiang Zhang An antibacterial chitin/Zn composite was obtained from shrimp shells using urea-Zn(OAc)2[middle dot]2H2O (U-Zn) aqueous solution in one step. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Recent advances in understanding the pseudo-lignin formation in a lignocellulosic biorefinery ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2192-2205 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00353J, Critical Review Somnath D. Shinde, Xianzhi Meng, Rajeev Kumar, Arthur J. Ragauskas The formation of lignin-like structures by the degradation primarily of plant polysaccharides has been observed after the severe thermochemical acidic pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Efficient and selective oxidation of toluene to benzaldehyde on manganese tungstate nanobars: a noble metal-free approach ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2279-2289 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00123E, Paper Diptangshu Datta Mal, Santimoy Khilari, Debabrata Pradhan An approach to synthesize MnWO4 catalysts for the oxidation of toluene to benzaldehyde in a chlorine-free environment is demonstrated. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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An increase in hydrogen production from light and ethanol using a dual scale porosity photocatalyst ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2299-2307 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03508J, Paper Y. X. Chen, V. Gombac, T. Montini, A. Lavacchi, J. Filippi, H. A. Miller, P. Fornasiero, F. Vizza The stable photocatalytic production of hydrogen is demonstrated under simulated solar irradiation from the aqueous solutions of ethanol over a dual porosity 3D TiO2 nanotube array (TNTA). The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A nitrogen-ligated nickel-catalyst enables selective intermolecular cyclisation of [small beta]- and [gamma]-amino alcohols with ketones: access to five and six-membered N-heterocycles ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2250-2256 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00318A, Paper Khushboo Singh, Mari Vellakkaran, Debasis Banerjee Nickel-catalysed conversion of [small beta]- and [gamma]-amino alcohols with ketones enables selective construction of pyrroles, pyridines and quinolines by liberation of hydrogen gas and water as sole by-products. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The effect of different Bronsted acids on the hydrothermal conversion of fructose to HMF ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2231-2241 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00435H, Paper Paul Korner, Dennis Jung, Andrea Kruse The effect of Bronsted acids on the hydrothermal dehydration of fructose to 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF), a promising platform chemical from renewable resources, exceeds the sole donation of catalytically active protons. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Very fast crystallisation of MFe2O4 spinel ferrites (M = Co, Mn, Ni, Zn) under low temperature hydrothermal conditions: a time-resolved structural investigation ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2257-2268 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00086G, Paper Paolo Dolcet, Stefano Diodati, Federico Zorzi, Pascal Voepel, Christoph Seitz, Bernd M. Smarsly, Simone Mascotto, Fabrizio Nestola, Silvia Gross A low temperature hydrothermal route to produce catalytic transition metal ferrite nanoparticles in a clean and very fast way. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Surfactant-assisted algal flocculation via aggregation-induced emission with an ultralow critical micelle concentration ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2290-2298 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00218E, Paper Jinpan Zhong, Weijiang Guan, Chao Lu Algal flocculation was induced by an aggregation-induced emission surfactant with an ultralow critical micelle concentration. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Inspiring process innovation via an improved green manufacturing metric: iGAL ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2206-2211 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00616D, Communication Frank Roschangar, Yanyan Zhou, David J. C. Constable, Juan Colberg, David P. Dickson, Peter J. Dunn, Martin D. Eastgate, Fabrice Gallou, John D. Hayler, Stefan G. Koenig, Michael E. Kopach, David K. Leahy, Ingrid Mergelsberg, Ulrich Scholz, Austin G. Smith, Manuel Henry, Jason Mulder, Jorg Brandenburg, Juan R. Dehli, Daniel R. Fandrick, Keith R. Fandrick, Frieder Gnad-Badouin, Georg Zerban, Klaus Groll, Paul T. Anastas, Roger A. Sheldon, Chris H. Senanayake 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, Advance Article 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[middle dot]H][Pd([small eta]3-R-allyl)Cl2] complexes is disclosed and represents a facile, an atom-economical and rapid synthesis. 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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Analysis and optimisation of a microwave-assisted hydrothermal process for the production of value-added chemicals from glycerol ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01079J, Paper Javier Remon, Guangya Zhu, Vitaliy L. Budarin, James H. Clark Microwave-assisted hydrothermal process for the catalytic transformation of glycerol into value-added liquid products. 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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Modular biomanufacturing for a sustainable production of terpenoid-based insect deterrents ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00434J, Paper Wolfgang Mischko, Max Hirte, Simon Roehrer, Hannes Engelhardt, Norbert Mehlmer, Mirjana Minceva, Thomas Bruck A sustainable production process of a new terpenoid-based insect deterrent which might serve as a future alternative to synthetic solutions. 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 depolymerisation of suberin rich biomass with precious metal catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00605A, Communication Christopher S. McCallum, Nicholas Strachan, Stephen C. Bennett, W. Graham Forsythe, Mark D. Garrett, Christopher Hardacre, Kevin Morgan, Gary N. Sheldrake Hydrogenolysis of cork has been examined using a range of precious metal catalysts studying the effect of the support, added base and solvent used. 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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Multiple hydrogen bond coordination in three-constituent deep eutectic solvents enhances lignin fractionation from biomass ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00900G, Paper Qinqin Xia, Yongzhuang Liu, Juan Meng, Wanke Cheng, Wenshuai Chen, Shouxin Liu, Yixing Liu, Jian Li, Haipeng Yu With the aid of DFT calculation, deep eutectic solvents can be designed more powerful for the pretreatment of lignocellulose and the production of biochemicals. 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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Coproduction of succinic acid and cadaverine using lysine as neutralizer and CO2 donor with L-lysine decarboxylase overexpressed E. coli AFP111 ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00224J, Paper Jing Wang, Jingwen Mao, Weilong Tian, Guoguang Wei, Sheng Xu, Weichao Ma, Kequan Chen, Min Jiang, Pingkai Ouyang In the biologic production of succinic acid or cadaverine, an alkali or acid is used for neutralization during the production process and for dissociation during purification, leading to the generation... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Co-catalysis over a bi-functional ligand-based Pd-catalyst for tandem bis-alkoxycarbonylation of terminal alkynes ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00754C, Paper Da Yang, Huan Liu, Dong-Liang Wang, Zhoujie Luo, Yong Lu, Fei Xia, Ye Liu The one-pot tandem bis-alkoxycarbonylation of alkynes was accomplished over a bi-functional ligand-based Pd-catalyst with co-catalysis function. 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 active sites on reduced graphene oxide by hydrogen plasma irradiation: mimicking bifunctional metal/supported catalysts in hydrogenation reactions ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03397D, Paper Ana Primo, Antonio Franconetti, Monica Magureanu, Nicolae Bogdan Mandache, Cristina Bucur, Cristina Rizescu, Bogdan Cojocaru, Vasile I. Parvulescu, Hermenegildo Garcia H2 plasma generates carbon vacancies on reduced graphene oxide increasing its activity as a hydrogenation catalyst. 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 amines from biomass resources catalyzed by HReO4 ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00915E, Paper Joao A. T. Caetano, Ana C. Fernandes HReO4 as an efficient catalyst for one-pot conversion of xylose and xylan into a large variety of amines with good overall yields. 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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Facile and eco-friendly extraction of cellulose nanocrystals via electron beam irradiation followed by high-pressure homogenization ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00577J, Paper Minwoo Lee, Min Haeng Heo, Hyunho Lee, Hwi-Hui Lee, Haemin Jeong, Young-Wun Kim, Jihoon Shin Cellulose nanocrystals were prepared via short-time pretreatment by electron-beam irradiation in the solid state and disintegration using high pressure homogenization. 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 ligin valorization by acetoacetylation. Structural elucidation by comparison with model compounds ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article 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. 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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Ionic Liquids Tailored and Confined by One-Step Assembly with Mesoporous Silica for Boosting Catalytic Conversion of CO2 into Cyclic Carbonates ()
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01038B, Paper Qian Su, Yaqiong Qi, Xiaoqian Yao, Weiguo Cheng, Li Dong, Songsong Chen, Suojiang Zhang On the basis of economic and energy-saving criteria, the minimum effective dose of ionic liquids (ILs) for catalytic conversion of CO2 into cyclic carbonates was first explored by confinement. With... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cold plasma catalysis as a novel approach for valorisation of untreated waste glycerol ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01163J, Paper Jonathan Harris, Anh N. Phan, Kui Zhang Waste glycerol decomposition to valuable products at high conversion and selectivity in a non-thermal plasma reactor. 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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Robust open cellular porous polymer monoliths made from cured colloidal gels of latex particles ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01055B, Paper Christopher T. Desire, Andrea Lotierzo, R. Dario Arrua, Emily F. Hilder, Stefan A. F. Bon Preparation of polymer monoliths from the coagulation of particles, synthesized by soap-free emulsion polymerisation, using water as the only solvent. 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 synthesis of 2,5-bis(aminomethyl)furan via enhancing the catalytic dehydration-hydrogenation of 2,5-diformylfuran dioxime ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00947C, Communication Yongming Xu, Xiuquan Jia, Jiping Ma, Jin Gao, Fei Xia, Xiaofang Li, Jie Xu The selective synthesis of biomass-derived 2,5-bis(aminomethyl)furan in 94.1% yield was achieved via enhancing the catalytic dehydration-hydrogenation of 2,5-diformylfuran dioxime. 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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Heterogeneous non-mercury catalysts for acetylene hydrochlorination: progress, challenges, and opportunities ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00768C, Tutorial Review Jiawei Zhong, Yunpeng Xu, Zhongmin Liu The replacement of mercuric chloride with non-mercury catalysts in acetylene hydrochlorination for the production of a vinyl chloride monomer, a precursor to polyvinyl chloride, would meet the requirements of green chemistry and have a great significance in the industrial field. 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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BINAP-copper supported by hydrotalcite as an efficient catalyst for the borrowing hydrogen reaction and dehydrogenation cyclization under water or solvent-free conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00557E, Paper Zhaojun Xu, Xiaoli Yu, Xinxin Sang, Dawei Wang A BINAP-Cu system supported by hydrotalcite has been developed and proved to be a highly efficient catalyst for the atom-efficient and green borrowing hydrogen reaction and dehydrogenative cyclization. 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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Supramolecular double networks of cellulose nanofibrils and algal polysaccharides with excellent wet mechanical properties ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00590G, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Tobias Benselfelt, Joakim Engstrom, Lars Wagberg Supramolecular double network films, consisting of cellulose nanofibrils (CNF) entangled with the algal polysaccharides alginate or carrageenan, were prepared to achieve water-resistant CNF nanopapers with excellent mechanical properties in both the wet and dry states following the locking of the structures using Ca2+. 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 catalytic selective synthesis of 1,4-butanediol from 1,4-anhydroerythritol and hydrogen ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00574E, Paper Tianmiao Wang, Sibao Liu, Masazumi Tamura, Yoshinao Nakagawa, Norihito Hiyoshi, Keiichi Tomishige A physical mixture of ReOx-Au/CeO2 and carbon-supported rhenium catalysts effectively converted 1,4-anhydroerythritol to 1,4-butanediol with H2 as a reductant. 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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An inexpensive catalyst, Fe(acac)3, for regio/site-selective acylation of diols and carbohydrates containing a 1,2-cis-diol ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1987-1991 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00428E, Communication Jian Lv, Jian-Tao Ge, Tao Luo, Hai Dong This work describes the [Fe(acac)3] (acac = acetylacetonate)-catalyzed, regio/site-selective acylation of 1,2- and 1,3-diols and glycosides containing a cis-vicinal diol. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Production of functionalised chitins assisted by fungal lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2091-2100 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00422F, Paper Damao Wang, Jing Li, German Salazar-Alvarez, Lauren S. McKee, Vaibhav Srivastava, Jonas A. Sellberg, Vincent Bulone, Yves S. Y. Hsieh The gene CCT67099 from Fusarium fujikuroi was shown to encode a novel enzyme from the Lytic Polysaccharide Monooxygenase (LPMO) Family AA11. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hydrogenolysis of methyl glycolate to ethanol over a Pt-Cu/SiO2 single-atom alloy catalyst: a further step from cellulose to ethanol ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2142-2150 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00309B, Paper Chaojun Yang, Zhili Miao, Fan Zhang, Lin Li, Yanting Liu, Aiqin Wang, Tao Zhang The Pt-Cu single-atom alloy (SAA) catalyst showed significantly enhanced activity, selectivity, and stability for the hydrogenolysis of methyl glycolate to ethanol. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A sustainable oxidative esterification of thiols with alcohols by a cobalt nanocatalyst supported on doped carbon ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1992-1997 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00441B, Communication Changjian Zhou, Zhenda Tan, Huanfeng Jiang, Min Zhang With a newly developed cobalt nanocatalyst using N-SiO2-doped activated carbon as the support (Co/N-SiO2-AC), a sustainable oxidative esterification of (hetero)aryl and alkyl thiols with alcohols has been developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Impregnated palladium on magnetite as a water compatible catalyst for the cycloisomerization of alkynoic acid derivatives ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2151-2157 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00229K, Paper Beatriz Saavedra, Juana M. Perez, Maria J. Rodriguez-Alvarez, Joaquin Garcia-Alvarez, Diego J. Ramon This work describes the catalytic activity of palladium(II) species in the cycloisomerization of alkynoic acids and their derivatives in aqueous media as well as in Deep Eutectic Solvents (DESs), with one of the lowest metal catalyst loadings reported so far in the literature. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hydration and alkoxylation of alkynes catalyzed by NHC-Au-OTf ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2125-2134 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00508G, Paper Mattia Gatto, Walter Baratta, Paola Belanzoni, Leonardo Belpassi, Alessandro Del Zotto, Francesco Tarantelli, Daniele Zuccaccia An efficient alkoxylation (hydration) of alkynes has been developed and the effect of the solvent used has been rationalized. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Efficient reductive depolymerization of hardwood and softwood lignins with Brookhart's iridium(III) catalyst and hydrosilanes ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1981-1986 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03743K, Communication Louis Monsigny, Elias Feghali, Jean-Claude Berthet, Thibault Cantat Efficient catalytic reduction of lignin model molecules and reductive depolymerization of softwood and hardwood lignins is presented with the iridium based Brookhart's catalyst and hydrosilanes R3SiH as reductant. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The Green ChemisTREE: 20 years after taking root with the 12 principles ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1929-1961 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00482J, Critical Review Hanno C. Erythropel, Julie B. Zimmerman, Tamara M. de Winter, Laurene Petitjean, Fjodor Melnikov, Chun Ho Lam, Amanda W. Lounsbury, Karolina E. Mellor, Nina Z. Jankovic, Qingshi Tu, Lauren N. Pincus, Mark M. Falinski, Wenbo Shi, Philip Coish, Desiree L. Plata, Paul T. Anastas A broad overview of the achievements and emerging areas in the field of Green Chemistry. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Propylene carbonate and [gamma]-valerolactone as green solvents enhance Sn(IV)-catalysed hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) production from bread waste ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2064-2074 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00358K, Paper Iris K. M. Yu, Daniel C. W. Tsang, Alex C. K. Yip, Andrew J. Hunt, James Sherwood, Jin Shang, Hocheol Song, Yong Sik Ok, Chi Sun Poon Propylene carbonate and [gamma]-valerolactone prevent transformation of Sn4+(aq) into inactive SnO2(s), maintaining active Lewis acidity for glucose-to-fructose isomerisation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Iridium-catalyzed efficient reduction of ketones in water with formic acid as a hydride donor at low catalyst loading ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2118-2124 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00348C, Paper Ji-tian Liu, Shiyi Yang, Weiping Tang, Zhanhui Yang, Jiaxi Xu Simple and functionalized ketones are readily reduced in water with very low catalyst loading using formic acid as a hydride donor. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A supramolecular photocatalyst composed of a polyoxometalate and a photosensitizing water-soluble porphyrin diacid for the oxidation of organic substrates in water ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1975-1980 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00295A, Communication Tomoya Ishizuka, Shumpei Ohkawa, Hidemi Ochiai, Muneaki Hashimoto, Kei Ohkubo, Hiroaki Kotani, Masahiro Sadakane, Shunichi Fukuzumi, Takahiko Kojima A water-soluble porphyrin (H416+) forms stable supramolecular assemblies with polyoxometalates to show photocatalytic substrate oxidation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Facile synthesis of furfuryl ethyl ether in high yield via the reductive etherification of furfural in ethanol over Pd/C under mild conditions ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2110-2117 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03887A, Paper Yun Wang, Qianqian Cui, Yejun Guan, Peng Wu Furfuryl ethyl ether (FEE) was synthesized from furfural via reductive etherification in 81% yield over a Pd/C catalyst under mild conditions. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Microplasma-assisted electrochemical synthesis of Co3O4 nanoparticles in absolute ethanol for energy applications ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2101-2109 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00200B, Paper Chengsheng Ni, Darragh Carolan, Conor Rocks, Jianing Hui, Zeguo Fang, Dilli Babu Padmanaban, Jiupai Ni, Deti Xie, Paul Maguire, John T. S. Irvine, Davide Mariotti The anodisation of Co foil in an absolute ethanol electrolyte with a microplasma cathode produces size-controllable Co3O4 quantum dots. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A green synthetic approach for self-doped TiO2 with exposed highly reactive facets showing efficient CO2 photoreduction under simulated solar light ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2084-2090 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC02963B, Paper Yanzhao Zhang, Xiya Wang, Peimei Dong, Zhengfeng Huang, Xiaoxiao Nie, Xiwen Zhang It is the dielectric barrier discharge cold plasma that is developed to realize the self-doping of a TiO2 single crystal film. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Solid acid-catalyzed domino cyclization reaction: regio- and diastereoselective synthesis of pyrido[2,3-d]pyrimidine derivatives bearing three contiguous stereocenters ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2057-2063 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03812G, Paper Furen Zhang, Chunmei Li, Xuezheng Liang A highly efficient, operationally simple, green method using a solid acid for regio- and diastereoselective synthesis of pyrido[2,3-d]pyrimidines. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Efficient and reversible absorption of ammonia by cobalt ionic liquids through Lewis acid-base and cooperative hydrogen bond interactions ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2075-2083 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00215K, Paper Shaojuan Zeng, Lei Liu, Dawei Shang, Jianpeng Feng, Haifeng Dong, Qiuxia Xu, Xiangping Zhang, Suojiang Zhang Cobalt ionic liquids with highly efficient and reversible absorption of NH3 through Lewis acid-base and hydrogen bond interactions were designed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Mild chemical pretreatments are sufficient for bioethanol production in transgenic rice straws overproducing glucosidase ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2047-2056 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00694F, Paper Ying Li, Peng Liu, Jiangfeng Huang, Ran Zhang, Zhen Hu, Shengqiu Feng, Yanting Wang, Lingqiang Wang, Tao Xia, Liangcai Peng A cost-effective biomass conversion technology for high bioethanol production under mild chemical pretreatment in the transgenic rice straw. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A novel route for the flexible preparation of hydrocarbon jet fuels from biomass-based platform chemicals: a case of using furfural and 2,3-butanediol as feedstocks ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2018-2026 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00292D, Paper Xingkai Cui, Xuebing Zhao, Dehua Liu Flexible production of hydrocarbon jet fuels with biomass-derived furfural and 2,3-butanediol as feedstocks by a combination of acid-catalyzed dehydration, aldol condensation, and hydrodeoxygenation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A catalyst-free and additive-free method for the synthesis of benzothiazolethiones from o-iodoanilines, DMSO and potassium sulfide ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1970-1974 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00477C, Communication Xiaoming Zhu, Wenguang Li, Xiai Luo, Guobo Deng, Yun Liang, Jianbing Liu Under catalyst-free and additive-free conditions, a novel, convenient, environment-friendly method for the synthesis of benzothiazolethiones from o-iodoanilines, K2S and DMSO has been developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Unprecedented catalytic performance in amine syntheses via Pd/g-C3N4 catalyst-assisted transfer hydrogenation ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2038-2046 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00144H, Paper Xingliang Xu, Jiajun Luo, Liping Li, Dan Zhang, Yan Wang, Guangshe Li A Pd/g-C3N4 catalyst exhibited a superb performance in the transfer hydrogenation of nitro compounds to generate their corresponding primary and secondary amines with formic acid as the hydrogen donor in aqueous solution. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Single pot selective hydrogenation of furfural to 2-methylfuran over carbon supported iridium catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2027-2037 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00284C, Paper Nandan S. Date, Amol M. Hengne, K.-W. Huang, Rajeev C. Chikate, Chandrashekhar V. Rode Various iridium supported carbon catalysts were prepared and screened for the direct hydrogenation of furfural (FFR) to 2-methyl furan (2-MF). The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Mechanochemistry - a new powerful green approach to the direct synthesis of alkoxysilanes ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1962-1969 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03862C, Communication Maxim N. Temnikov, Anton A. Anisimov, Pavel V. Zhemchugov, Dmitry N. Kholodkov, Alexander S. Goloveshkin, Alexander V. Naumkin, Sergey M. Chistovalov, Dimitris Katsoulis, Aziz M. Muzafarov The present work shows a new one-stage mechanochemical method for the direct synthesis of alkoxysilanes. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A very simple one-pot electrosynthesis of nitrones starting from nitro and aldehyde components ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2013-2017 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00474A, Paper Eduardo Rodrigo, Siegfried R. Waldvogel Very selective, sustainable and simple electro-conversion of nitroarenes with aldehydes into nitrones. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Enrichment of trace rare earth elements from the leaching liquor of ion-absorption minerals using a solid complex centrifugal separation process ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,1998-2006 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03674D, Paper Yanliang Wang, Xiangguang Guo, Yanfeng Bi, Jia Su, Weichang Kong, Xiaoqi Sun A novel solid complex centrifugal separation (SCCS) process has been developed to enrich trace rare earth (RE) elements from the leaching liquor of ion-absorption RE minerals. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Transition-metal-free C-N and C-C formation: synthesis of benzo[4,5]imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines and 2-pyridones from ynones ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2007-2012 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00069G, Paper Qing-Hu Teng, Xiang-Jun Peng, Zu-Yu Mo, Yan-Li Xu, Hai-Tao Tang, Heng-Shan Wang, Hong-Bin Sun, Ying-Ming Pan We have developed a facile method for the synthesis of benzo[4,5]imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines and 2-pyridones from readily available ynones and 2-methylbenzimidazoles or acetamides. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Life cycle assessment of the production of surface-active alkyl polyglycosides from acid-assisted ball-milled wheat straw compared to the conventional production based on corn-starch ()
Green Chem., 2018, 20,2135-2141 DOI: 10.1039/C7GC03189K, Paper Raphael Briere, Philippe Loubet, Edis Glogic, Boris Estrine, Sinisa Marinkovic, Francois Jerome, Guido Sonnemann The environmental impacts of alkyl polyglycosides production from wheat straw are assessed and compared to the conventional process based on corn starch. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Differences in extractability under subcritical water reveal interconnected hemicellulose and lignin recalcitrance in birch hardwoods ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00385H, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Antonio Martinez-Abad, Nicola Giummarella, Martin Lawoko, Francisco Vilaplana Sequential subcritical water extraction of birchwood without delignification reveals the interconnected molecular features of hemicellulose and lignin that regulate recalcitrance. 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: Extended visible to near-infrared harvesting of earth-abundant FeS2-TiO2 heterostructures for highly active photocatalytic hydrogen evolution ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC90040J, Correction Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Tsung-Rong Kuo, Hsiang-Ju Liao, Yu-Ting Chen, Chuan-Yu Wei, Chia-Che Chang, Yi-Chia Chen, Yi-Hsuan Chang, Jou-Chun Lin, Yi-Cheng Lee, Cheng-Yen Wen, Shao-Sian Li, Kung-Hsuan Lin, Di-Yan Wang 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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New reactions and processes for the efficient synthesis of a HCV NS5b prodrug ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00102B, Paper Robert K. Orr, Jamie M. McCabe Dunn, Andrew Nolting, Alan M. Hyde, Eric R. Ashley, Joseph Leone, Eric Sirota, Jon A. Jurica, Andrew Gibson, Christopher Wise, Steven Oliver, Rebecca T. Ruck The evolution of synthetic chemistry approaches towards a green and sustainable synthesis of a HCV NS5b cyclic prodrug nucleoside (CPN) is described. 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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Alumina-mediated mechanochemical method for simultaneously degrading perfluorooctanoic acid and synthesizing a polyfluoroalkene ()
Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00854J, Paper Hanqing Lv, Nan Wang, Lihua Zhu, Yuqi Zhou, Wenjing Li, Heqing Tang An alumina-mediated MC method to simultaneously degrade PFOA (99.4% removal) and synthesize 1-H-1-PFHp (92.5% yield) within 2.5 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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