Green Chemistry


Ionic liquid-high performance extractive approach to recover carotenoids from Bactris gasipaes fruits ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03283A, Paper Leonardo Mendes de Souza Mesquita, Sónia P.M. Ventura, Anna Rafaela Cavalcante Braga, Luciana Pellegrini Pisani, Ana Dias, Veridiana Vera de Rosso Nowadays, one of the biggest challenges of society is the development of appropriate technologies able to process the residues produced worldwide. Actually, only in the food sector, the wastes originated... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Reductive dehalogenation and dehalogenative sulfonation of phenols and heteroaromatics with sodium sulfite in an aqueous medium ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00467J, Paper Monika Tomanová, Lukas Jedinak, Petr Cankař Prototropic tautomerism was used as a tool for the reductive dehalogenation of (hetero)aryl bromides and iodides, or dehalogenative sulfonation of (hetero)aryl chlorides and fluorides, using sodium sulfite as the sole... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Strecker Reactions with Hexacyanoferrates as non-toxic Cyanide Sources ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00720B, Paper Caroline Alexandra Grundke, Till Opatz The Strecker reaction is the most widely applied three-component reaction. Although highly useful for the preparation of α-amino nitriles and α-amino acids, hydantoins and numerous related compounds, the need for... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct Reductive Coupling of Nitrobenzenes and Alcohols Catalysed by Co-N-C/CNT@AC ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03818J, Paper Di Liu, Ping Yang, Hao Zhang, Minjie Liu, Wenfei Zhang, Dongmei Xu, Jun Gao A non-noble heterogeneous catalyst - Co, N and C composite encapsulated carbon nanotubes grown in-situ on the surface of activated carbon (Co-N-C/CNT@AC) was fabricated via the pyrolysis - reduction process.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Lithium triethylborohydride as catalyst for solvent-free hydroboration of aldehydes and ketones ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00216B, Communication Krzysztof Kuciński, Grzegorz Hreczycho Lithium triethylborohydride as an efficient and easily accessible catalyst for hydroboration of numerous carbonyls under solvent-free conditions at room temperature. 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 simple ketone as an efficient metal-free catalyst for visible-light-mediated Diels–Alder and aza-Diels–Alder reactions ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00485H, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Jiri Kollmann, Yu Zhang, Waldemar Schilling, Tong Zhang, Daniel Riemer, Shoubhik Das An efficient metal-free homogeneous system has been developed for the Diels–Alder reaction between electron-rich dienophiles and dienes under visible-light conditions. The mechanism of this reaction has been proposed based on the experimental evidence. 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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Utilization of bio-based glycolaldehyde aqueous solution in organic synthesis: application to the synthesis of 2,3-dihydrofurans ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC04000A, Paper Jing Xu, Wenbo Huang, Rongxian Bai, Yves Queneau, François Jérôme, Yanlong Gu Bio-based glycolaldehyde aqueous solution was used as a C2 building block for the synthesis of a class of dihydrofuran derivatives with the aid of a deep eutectic solvent composed of FeCl3·6H2O and meglumine. 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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Enzymatic synthesis and polymerisation of β-mannosyl acrylates produced from renewable hemicellulosic glycans ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03947J, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Anna Rosengren, Samuel J. Butler, Monica Arcos-Hernandez, Karl-Erik Bergquist, Patric Jannasch, Henrik Stålbrand We show that glycoside hydrolases can catalyse the synthesis of glycosyl acrylate monomers using renewable hemicellulose as glycosyl donor, and we also demonstrate the preparation of novel glycopolymers by radical... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible Light Initiated Hydrothiolation of Alkenes and Alkynes over ZnIn2S4 ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00328B, Paper Yuanyaun Li, Jingyu Cai, Mingming Hao, Zhaohui Li The construction of C-S bonds is very important. The hydrothiolation of alkenes or alkynes with thiols, represents an attractive and atom economic approach for the formation of C-S bonds. In... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Functionalised tetrahydrofuran fragments from carbohydrates or sugar beet pulp biomass ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00448C, Paper Laure Benhamou, Robert W. Foster, David P. Ward, Katherine Wheelhouse, Lisa Sloan, Christopher J. Tame, Dejan-Krešimir Bučar, Gary J. Lye, Helen C. Hailes, Tom D. Sheppard This paper describes the scalable synthesis of chiral functionalised tetrahydrofuran building blocks from readily available pentoses. 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-step fabrication of trimetallic core–shell Au@PdAuCu mesoporous nanospheres for ethanol electrooxidation ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00263D, Paper Hao Lv, Lizhi Sun, Xin Chen, Dongdong Xu, Ben Liu A one-step surfactant-directing method was reported to synthesize Au@PdAuCu mesoporous nanospheres with tailored Au cores, cylindrically opened mesochannels, and multimetallic shells. The resultant Au@PdAuCu mesoporous nanospheres exhibited enhanced electrocatalytic ethanol oxidation 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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One-step preparation of phosphate-rich carbonaceous spheres via a hydrothermal approach for phosphopeptide analysis ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03706J, Paper Haiyang Zhang, Xiaowei Li, Shujuan Ma, Junjie Ou, Yinmao Wei, Mingliang Ye Ti4+-IMAC carbonaceous spheres prepared via a one-step mild hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) process exhibited satisfactory enrichment ability for phosphopeptides in biosamples. 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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Plant molecular farming: production of metallic nanoparticles and therapeutic proteins using green factories ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00335E, Tutorial Review Reza Mohammadinejad, Amin Shavandi, Diana S. Raie, Jeyabalan Sangeetha, Mohsen Soleimani, Shahram Shokrian Hajibehzad, Devarajan Thangadurai, Ravichandra Hospet, Jacob O. Popoola, Ahmad Arzani, Miguel A. Gómez-Lim, Siavash Iravani, Rajender S. Varma Plant molecular farming: challenges and opportunities. 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 Aqueous Synthesis of Ultrathin Trimetallic PdPtCu Nanosheets for the Electrooxidation of Alcohols ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00741E, Paper Hao Lv, Lizhi Sun, Dongdong Xu, Steven L Suib, Ben Liu Ultrathin multimetallic nanosheets are widely recognized as the high-efficiency electrocatalysts for alcohol electrooxidation, due to synergistically structural and compositional advantages. Despite great efforts, however, the current synthetic strategies for the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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One-pot selective conversion of C5-furan into1,4-pentanediol over bulk Ni-Sn alloy catalysts in an ethanol/H2O solvent mixture ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03938K, Paper Rodiansono Rodiansono, Maria Dewi Astuti, Takayoshi Hara, Nobuyuki Ichikuni, Shogo Shimazu Inexpensive bulk Ni-Sn alloy-based demonstrated a unique catalytic property in the selective conversion of C5-furan compounds (e.g., furfuraldehyde (FFald), furfuryl alcohol (FFalc), and 2-methylfuran (2-MTF)) in an ethanol/H2O solvent mixture... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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3,2,1 and Stop! An innovative, straightforward and clean route for the flash synthesis of metallacarboranes ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03943G, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Ines Bennour, Ana M. Cioran, Francesc Teixidor, Clara Vinas [Co(C2B9H11)2]-, analogs to metallocene, can be readily synthesized in high yield by a fast and clean solvent-free reaction of [HNMe3][C2B9H12] with CoCl2.xH2O. This innovative approach, applied to both ortho and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible-Light-Induced Cascade Radical Ring-Closure and Pyridylation for the Synthesis of Tetrahydrofurans ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00414A, Paper Yechan Kim, Kangjae Lee, Gangadhar Rao Mathi, Inwon Kim, Sungwoo Hong Reported is a novel visible-light-enabled alkoxy radical ring-closure and pyridylation from N-alkenyloxypyridinium salts serving as both alkoxy radical precursors and heteroaryl sources. This strategy features a photoredox tandem radical process... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Atom-economical Preparation of Polybismaleimide-based Microporous Organic Polymers ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03891K, Paper Ting ting Zhu, Qi Yu, Lei Ding, Tuo Di, Tian-Sheng Zhao, Tiesheng Li, Lei Li In this study, a green and atom economic strategy has been developed to construct polybismaleimide-based microporous organic polymers (BMOPs). The preparation is achieved through one-step thermal-initiation homopolymerization of individual bismaleimide... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Recovery and conversion of acetic acid from a phosphonium phosphinate ionic liquid to enable valorization of fermented wastewater ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00725C, Paper Ehsan Reyhanitash, Egor Fufachev, Kaspar D. van Munster, Michael B. M. van Beek, Lisette M. J. Sprakel, Carmen N. Edelijn, Bert M. Weckhuysen, Sascha R. A. Kersten, Pieter C. A. Bruijnincx, Boelo Schuur A method was developed to recover and convert a carboxylic acid from a phosphonium phosphinate ionic liquid. 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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Enantiocomplementary decarboxylative hydroxylation combining photocatalysis and whole-cell biocatalysis in a one-pot cascade process ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00098D, Communication Jian Xu, Mamatjan Arkin, Yongzhen Peng, Weihua Xu, Huilei Yu, Xianfu Lin, Qi Wu The first demonstration of photochemo-enzymatic whole-cell one-pot enantiocomplementary decarboxylative hydroxylation. 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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Recyclable nickel-catalyzed C–H/O–H dual functionalization of phenols with mandelic acids for the synthesis of 3-aryl benzofuran-2(3H)-ones under solvent-free conditions ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00305C, Paper Zhi Tang, Zhou Tong, Zhihui Xu, Chak-Tong Au, Renhua Qiu, Shuang-Feng Yin Cooperative catalysis: Green synthesis of 3-aryl benzofuran-2(3H)-ones under solvent-free conditions from phenols and mandelic acids using recyclable Ni(OTf)2 as a 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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Expedient Preparation of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Ketamine under Sustainable Continuous Flow Conditions ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00336C, Paper Victor-Emmanuel Horst Kassin, Romaric Gérardy, Thomas Toupy, Diégo Collin, Elena Salvadeo, François Toussaint, Kristof Van Hecke, Jean-Christophe M Monbaliu A robust three-step continuous flow procedure is presented for the efficient and sustainable preparation of active pharmaceutical ingredient ketamine. The procedure relies on the main assets of continuous flow processing,... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Table salt as catalyst for oxidation of aromatic alcohols and amines to acids and imines in aqueous medium: Effectively carrying out oxidation reactions in sea water ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00497A, Communication Susanta Hazra, Ajay Kishor Kushawaha, Deepak Yadav, Pritam Dolui, Mayukh Deb, Anil J Elias A simple, efficient, sustainable and economical method for oxidation of alcohols and amines has been developed based on chloride, a sea abundant anionic catalyst for the practical synthesis of a... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Development of a solvent-reagent selection guide for the formation of thioesters ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00355J, Communication Andrew Jordan, Helen F. Sneddon A solvent-reagent selection guide has been developed for the synthesis of thioesters from more sustainable solvents and coupling reagents. 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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Citric juice-mediated synthesis of tellurium nanoparticles with antimicrobial and anticancer properties ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00131J, Paper David Medina Cruz, William Tien-Street, Bohan Zhang, Xinjing Huang, Ada Vernet Crua, Alfonso Nieto-Argüello, Jorge L. Cholula-Díaz, Lidia Martínez, Yves Huttel, María Ujué González, José Miguel García-Martín, Thomas J. Webster Citric juice-mediated tellurium nanoparticles with biomedical applications. 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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Lignin oxidation by MnO2 under the irradiation of blue light ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03498B, Paper Jinhuo Dai, Antonio F. Patti, Gavin N. Styles, Sepa Nanayakkara, Leone Spiccia, Francesco Arena, Cristina Italiano, Kei Saito We investigated a photocatalytic heterogeneous system using recyclable MnO2 under the irradiation of blue light for lignin oxidation. 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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Cooperative iridium complex-catalyzed synthesis of quinoxalines, benzimidazoles and quinazolines in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03744B, Paper Kaushik Chakrabarti, Milan Maji, Sabuj Kundu A sustainable protocol for the synthesis of various pharmaceutically relevant N-heterocyclic moieties was developed in water. A metal–ligand cooperative mechanism was proposed for this system based on kinetic and DFT studies. 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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Functionalized chitosan adsorbents allow recovery of palladium and platinum from acidic aqueous solutions ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00166B, Paper Stein Mincke, Tsegaye Girma Asere, Ivar Verheye, Karel Folens, Flore Vanden Bussche, Linsey Lapeire, Kim Verbeken, Pascal Van Der Voort, Dejene A Tessema, Fekadu Fufa, Gijs Dulaing, Christian V. Stevens Platinum (Pt) and palladium (Pd) are precious metals considered critical in our society and needed in a variety of green technologies. Their scarcity urges to increase the recycling from secondary... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Virtual screening in the design of ionic liquids as environmentally safe bactericides ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03400A, Paper Ewelina Wyrzykowska, Anna Rybińska-Fryca, Anita Sosnowska, Tomasz Puzyn A four-step strategy for virtual screening in the design of safer products based on ionic liquids is presented. 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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Oxidative cleavage of β-O-4 bonds in lignin model compounds with a single-atom Co catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00293F, Paper Sijie Liu, Lichen Bai, Antoine P. van Muyden, Zhangjun Huang, Xinjiang Cui, Zhaofu Fei, Xuehui Li, Xile Hu, Paul J. Dyson Single-atom catalysts are emerging as primary catalysts for many reactions due to their 100% utilization of active metal centers leading to high catalytic efficiencies. 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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Green biorefinery technologies based on waste biomass ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1168-1170 DOI: 10.1039/C9GC90021G, Editorial James H. Clark This themed issue includes a collection of articles on green biorefinery technologies based on waste biomass. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Electrodeposition of indium from the ionic liquid trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium chloride ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1517-1530 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03389G, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Clio Deferm, João C. Malaquias, Bieke Onghena, Dipanjan Banerjee, Jan Luyten, Harald Oosterhof, Jan Fransaer, Koen Binnemans The two-step reduction of indium(III) in the ionic liquid trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium chloride resulted in droplet deposition. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Eucalyptol: a new solvent for the synthesis of heterocycles containing oxygen, sulfur and nitrogen ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1531-1539 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC04016H, Paper Joana F. Campos, Marie-Christine Scherrmann, Sabine Berteina-Raboin We report here the first investigation of the use of eucalyptol as a new solvent for organic transformations. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Funneling aromatic products of chemically depolymerized lignin into 2-pyrone-4-6-dicarboxylic acid with Novosphingobium aromaticivorans ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1340-1350 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03504K, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Jose M. Perez, Wayne S. Kontur, Manar Alherech, Jason Coplien, Steven D. Karlen, Shannon S. Stahl, Timothy J. Donohue, Daniel R. Noguera Lignin is an aromatic heteropolymer found in plant biomass. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A magnetic self-contained thermochromic system with convenient temperature range ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1412-1416 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03906B, Communication Floriana Billeci, H. Q. Nimal Gunaratne, Francesca D'Anna, Grace G. Morgan, Kenneth R. Seddon, Natalia V. Plechkova A sugar-based ionic liquid ligand coordinated to cobalt(II) exhibits magnetic switching and marked thermochromism in spectator ionic liquid solution/polymer films over a convenient temperature range (20–60 °C), resulting in a potential energy storage system. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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From waste biomass to chemicals and energy via microwave-assisted processes ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1202-1235 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03908A, Critical Review Emanuela Calcio Gaudino, Giancarlo Cravotto, Maela Manzoli, Silvia Tabasso Lignocellulosic waste material serves as a considerable renewable feedstock that could be used to replace oil refineries with biorefineries. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Granular fermentation enables high rate caproic acid production from solid-free thin stillage ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1330-1339 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03648A, Paper José M. Carvajal-Arroyo, Pieter Candry, Stephen J. Andersen, Ruben Props, Thomas Seviour, Ramon Ganigué, Korneel Rabaey Disc shaped microbial aggregates enriched in Ruminococcaceae and lactic acid bacteria produced caproic acid from solid-free thin stillage. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Streamlining routine organic chemistry reactions by the employment of high shear mixers ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1417-1420 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03923B, Communication Reyna Zeferino-Díaz, J. Ciciolil Hilario-Martínez, Manuel Sánchez-Cantú, María A. Fernández-Herrera, Jesus Sandoval-Ramirez High shear mixing contributes to Green Chemistry, saves cost, and reduces long organic reaction times and solvent volume. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Solventless and metal-free regioselective hydrofluorination of functionalized alkynes and allenes: an efficient protocol for the synthesis of gem-difluorides ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1467-1471 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03876G, Paper Zhichao Lu, Bhvandip S. Bajwa, Shiwen Liu, Sheye Lee, Gerald B. Hammond, Bo Xu A highly acidic fluorination system generated by DMPU-12HF and KHSO4-13HF can facilitate exclusive Markovnikov addition of HF to widely functionalized alkynes and allenes to produce gem-difluorides with an easy workup. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Chemodivergent hydrogenolysis of eucalyptus lignin with Ni@ZIF-8 catalyst ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1498-1504 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03511C, Paper Xue Liu, Helong Li, Ling-Ping Xiao, Run-Cang Sun, Guoyong Song Chemodivergent hydrogenolysis of eucalyptus biomass leading to 4-propanol- or 4-propyl-substituted phenols, together with a well-preserved carbohydrate component, was achieved by using Ni@ZIF-8 catalyst. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible light-catalytic dehydrogenation of benzylic alcohols to carbonyl compounds by using an eosin Y and nickel–thiolate complex dual catalyst system ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1401-1405 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03828G, Communication Xiu-Jie Yang, Yi-Wen Zheng, Li-Qiang Zheng, Li-Zhu Wu, Chen-Ho Tung, Bin Chen A simple and environmentally benign visible-light-driven dehydrogenation of benzylic alcohols with H2 as the only byproduct is achieved by using an eosin Y and nickel–thiolate complex dual catalyst system. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Facile conversion of waste glass into Li storage materials ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1439-1447 DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00042A, Paper Seung-Su Lee, Cheol-Min Park The Si-based composites prepared by the facile recycling of waste glasses exhibited high reversible capacities and stable capacity retentions, which will be promising candidates for eco-friendly Si-based high-capacity anodes for LIBs. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Highly efficient potassium fertilizer production by using a gemini surfactant ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1406-1411 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03487G, Communication Zhiqiang Huang, Chen Cheng, Zuwen Liu, Bo Feng, Yajing Hu, Wuhui Luo, Guichun He, Xinyang Yu, Weng Fu A gemini surfactant as a collector for froth flotation separation of KCl from NaCl to produce potassium fertilizer. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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An environmentally benign multi-component reaction: regioselective synthesis of fluorinated 2-aminopyridines using diverse properties of the nitro group ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1505-1516 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03698E, Paper Xuan-Xuan Du, Quan-Xing Zi, Yu-Meng Wu, Yi Jin, Jun Lin, Sheng-Jiao Yan A procedure was developed for the synthesis of fluorinated 2-aminopyridines based on the reactions of 1,1-enediamines, benzaldehydes and 1,3-dicarbonyl compounds. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aromatics from lignin through ultrafast reactions in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1351-1360 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03989E, Paper Nerea Abad-Fernández, Eduardo Pérez, María José Cocero Nowadays, the valorization of lignin, the major natural source of aromatics, is a challenge for the scientific community. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A micellar catalysis strategy applied to the Pd-catalyzed C–H arylation of indoles in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1448-1454 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03413C, Paper Gargi Nikhil Vaidya, Sneha Fiske, Hansa Verma, Shyam Kumar Lokhande, Dinesh Kumar Surfactant-assisted, ligand-enabled selective C–H arylation of indoles in water under mild conditions using 1 mol% of [(cinnamyl)PdCl]2. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aerobic oxidation of the C–H bond under ambient conditions using highly dispersed Co over highly porous N-doped carbon ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1461-1466 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03653E, Paper Renfeng Nie, Jingwen Chen, Minda Chen, Zhiyuan Qi, Tian-Wei Goh, Tao Ma, Lin Zhou, Yuchen Pei, Wenyu Huang Highly dispersed Co in porous N-doped carbon is active for oxidation of the C–H bond to ketones under 60 °C and 1 atm O2, which is 41.3 times more active in comparison to ZIF-67-derived Co catalyst. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Facile in situ preparation of high-performance epoxy vitrimer from renewable resources and its application in nondestructive recyclable carbon fiber composite ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1484-1497 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03477J, Paper Sheng Wang, Songqi Ma, Qiong Li, Xiwei Xu, Binbo Wang, Wangchao Yuan, Shenghua Zhou, Shusen You, Jin Zhu A high-performance epoxy vitrimer was facilely prepared from a renewable lignin derivative vanillin, and its carbon-fiber composites were nondestructively recycled. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Smart construction of 3D N-doped graphene honeycombs with (NH4)2SO4 as a multifunctional template for Li-ion battery anode: “A choice that serves three purposes” ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1472-1483 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03702G, Paper Kaipeng Wu, Hao Yang, Lingpu Jia, Yue Pan, Yan Hao, Kuibao Zhang, Ke Du, Guorong Hu A conceptually different (NH4)2SO4 template-directed methodology for design and construction of 3D N-doped graphene honeycombs directly from the GO mixed liquor of the Hummers' method. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Natural gallic acid catalyzed aerobic oxidative coupling with the assistance of MnCO3 for synthesis of disulfanes in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1432-1438 DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00091G, Paper Lijuan Song, Wenhao Li, Wenxue Duan, Jichao An, Shanyu Tang, Longjia Li, Guanyu Yang Renewable low-toxic gallic acid serves as an efficient organocatalyst in assistance of MnCO3 for aerobic oxidative coupling of thiols to symmetrical and/or unsymmetrical disulfanes in water. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Heterogeneous viologen catalysts for metal-free and selective oxidations ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1455-1460 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03772H, Paper Shengtai Hou, Nanqing Chen, Pengfei Zhang, Sheng Dai Metal-free oxidation, a green chemistry process, has drawn significant attention from catalysis researchers. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Design of high-performance heterogeneous catalysts using hydrotalcite for selective organic transformations ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1361-1389 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03391A, Critical Review Kiyotomi Kaneda, Tomoo Mizugaki This review focuses on the design of high-performance heterogeneous catalysts using hydrotalcite and hydrotalcite-like compounds for selective organic transformations under liquid phase conditions. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sustainable hydrothermal self-assembly of hafnium–lignosulfonate nanohybrids for highly efficient reductive upgrading of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1421-1431 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03710H, Paper Shenghui Zhou, Fanglin Dai, Yian Chen, Chao Dang, Cunzhi Zhang, Detao Liu, Haisong Qi Lignosulfonate, a waste by-product from the paper industry, was simply assembled with HfCl4 to construct sustainable catalysts (Hf–LigS) for highly efficient reductive upgrading of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible light-mediated and water-assisted selective hydrodeoxygenation of lignin-derived guaiacol to cyclohexanol ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1253-1257 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03951H, Communication Sanny Verma, Mallikarjuna N. Nadagouda, Rajender S. Varma Hydrodeoxygenation of lignin-derived guaiacol is achieved by magnetically separable bimetallic AgPd supported on carbon nitride using formic acid as H2 source; nitride support is obtainable via calcination of chitosan, a marine-derived renewable waste material. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of N-heterocycles from diamines via H2-driven NADPH recycling in the presence of O2 ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1396-1400 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03798A, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Ammar Al-Shameri, Niels Borlinghaus, Leonie Weinmann, Philipp N. Scheller, Bettina M. Nestl, Lars Lauterbach We designed a novel H2-driven cascade for the biosynthesis of N-heterocycles. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A ppm level Rh-based composite as an ecofriendly catalyst for transfer hydrogenation of nitriles: triple guarantee of selectivity for primary amines ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1390-1395 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03595D, Communication Lei Liu, Jifan Li, Yongjian Ai, Yuhong Liu, Jialiang Xiong, Hongdong Wang, Yijun Qiao, Wenrui Liu, Shanchao Tan, Shaofei Feng, Kunpeng Wang, Hongbin Sun, Qionglin Liang A 49 ppm Rh catalyst selectively transforms nitriles into primary amines with economical HCOOH and exhibits a TOF value of 6803 h−1. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synergetic conversion of microalgae and CO2 into value-added chemicals under hydrothermal conditions ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1247-1252 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03645D, Communication Yang Yang, Heng Zhong, Runtian He, Xiaoguang Wang, Jiong Cheng, Guodong Yao, Fangming Jin CO2 (or HCO3−) is selectively reduced into formate with microalgae as the reductant, and simultaneously HCO3− significantly enhances the conversion of microalgae into organic acids and N-substituted lactam as the oxidant. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cashew nut shell: a potential bio-resource for the production of bio-sourced chemicals, materials and fuels ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1186-1201 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02972E, Critical Review James Mgaya, Ginena B. Shombe, Siphamandla C. Masikane, Sixberth Mlowe, Egid B. Mubofu, Neerish Revaprasadu Cashew nut shells, agro-waste generated from cashew nut factories, are rich in valuable bio-based green and renewable materials. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Emerging techniques in bioethanol production: from distillation to waste valorization ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1171-1185 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02698J, Tutorial Review Mohsen Gavahian, Paulo E. S. Munekata, Ismail Eş, Jose M. Lorenzo, Amin Mousavi Khaneghah, Francisco J. Barba Ethanol production from biomass, especially waste biomass, and the use of such ethanol as fuel can reduce fossil fuel consumption and ameliorate the hidden costs of burning fossil fuels such as its environmental impact. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Anaerobic conversion of the hydrothermal liquefaction aqueous phase: fate of organics and intensification with granule activated carbon/ozone pretreatment ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1305-1318 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02907E, Paper Buchun Si, Libin Yang, Xuefei Zhou, Jamison Watson, Giovana Tommaso, Wan-Ting Chen, Qiang Liao, Na Duan, Zhidan Liu, Yuanhui Zhang Hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL) is considered to be a promising route for biofuel production from wet biomass. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Development of a waste-derived lignin-porphyrin bio-polymer with enhanced photoluminescence at high water fraction with wide pH range and heavy metal sensitivity investigations ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1319-1329 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02904K, Paper Ho-Yin TSE, Shun-Cheung Cheng, Chi Shun Yeung, Chun-Yin Lau, Wing-Hei Wong, Chengyu Dong, Shao-Yuan Leu A new lignin-porphyrin bio-polymer (AL-CTPP) for potential bio-imaging and heavy metals sensing. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Microbial electrochemical treatment of biorefinery black liquor and resource recovery ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1258-1266 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02909A, Paper Xi Chen, Rui Katahira, Zheng Ge, Lu Lu, Dianxun Hou, Darren J. Peterson, Melvin P. Tucker, Xiaowen Chen, Zhiyong Jason Ren A microbial electrochemical process for energy-effective biorefinery black liquor treatment and in situ value-added product recovery. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Ultrasound assisted ZnO coating in a microflow based photoreactor for selective oxidation of benzyl alcohol to benzaldehyde ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1241-1246 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03131B, Communication Vaishakh Nair, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Dmytro Lisovytskiy Heterogeneous photocatalysis in a microflow system for generation of value added chemicals is a novel green chemistry approach requiring the understanding of photocatalysis, microfluidics and reactor design. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Combining steam distillation with microwave-assisted pyrolysis to maximise direct production of levoglucosenone from agricultural wastes ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1282-1291 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02994F, Paper Florent P. Bouxin, James H. Clark, Jiajun Fan, Vitaliy Budarin The favourable impact of using a wet waste stream of agricultural residues in a biorefinery was studied through a combination of pyrolysis and self-induced steam distillation of hemicellulose depleted barley straw. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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An efficient magnetic carbon-based solid acid treatment for corncob saccharification with high selectivity for xylose and enhanced enzymatic digestibility ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1292-1304 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02854K, Paper Wei Qi, Guifeng Liu, Chao He, Shuna Liu, Si Lu, Jun Yue, Qiong Wang, Zhongming Wang, Zhenhong Yuan, Jianhua Hu An efficient magnetic carbon-based solid acid treatment for corncob saccharification. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Using in vivo nickel to direct the pyrolysis of hyperaccumulator plant biomass ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1236-1240 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03015D, Communication Alisa Doroshenko, Vitaliy Budarin, Robert McElroy, Andrew J. Hunt, Elizabeth Rylott, Christopher Anderson, Mark Waterland, James Clark The effects of naturally occurring nickel in hyperaccumulator plants used for phytoremediation of contaminated soils on the microwave (MW) biomass pyrolysis are described for the first time. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aluminium-biochar composites as sustainable heterogeneous catalysts for glucose isomerisation in a biorefinery ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1267-1281 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02466A, Paper Iris K. M. Yu, Xinni Xiong, Daniel C. W. Tsang, Lei Wang, Andrew J. Hunt, Hocheol Song, Jin Shang, Yong Sik Ok, Chi Sun Poon Novel and sustainable aluminium-biochar composite carries amorphous Al-oxygen species, providing Lewis acidity to catalyse isomerisation of glucose to fructose. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct electrochemical extraction increases microbial succinic acid production from spent sulphite liquor ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00361D, Paper Chrysanthi Pateraki, Stephen John Andersen, Dimitrios Ladakis, Apostolis Koutinas, Korneel Rabaey The fermentative production of succinic acid leads to increasing toxicity over time, and requires base addition to counteract acidification. Here we integrated a fed-batch Basfia succiniciproducens succinic acid fermentation with... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Reductive amination of ethyl levulinate to pyrrolidones over AuPd nanoparticles at ambient hydrogen pressure ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00396G, Communication Michelle Muzzio, Chao Yu, Honghong Lin, Typher Yom, Dilek A. Boga, Zheng Xi, Na Li, Zhouyang Yin, Junrui Li, Joshua A. Dunn, Shouheng Sun Efficient and reusable AuPd alloy nanocatalysts facilitate the conversion of biomass derivatives to useful pyrrolidones under the mildest reported 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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Iridium-catalysed highly selective reduction-elimination of steroidal 4-en-3-ones to 3,5-dienes in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00654K, Paper Jide Li, Weiping Tang, Demin Ren, Jiaxi Xu, Zhanhui Yang Steroidal 3,5-diene is an important structural motif in steroid drugs. In this report, an iridium-catalyzed reduction-elimination of readily available steroidal 4-en-3-ones is harnessed to prepare steroidal 3,5-dienes. At low catalyst... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Making the move towards modernized greener separations: introduction of the analytical method greenness score (AMGS) calculator ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03875A, Paper Michael B. Hicks, William Farrell, Christine Aurigemma, Laurent Lehmann, Lauren Weisel, Kelly Nadeau, Heewon Lee, Carol Moraff, Mengling Wong, Yun Huang, Paul Ferguson A single easy-to-use tool to provide a built-in quantitative way to show how method choices impact greenness. 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 visible-light-initiated oxidative coupling of aryldiazo sulfones with thiols leading to unsymmetrical sulfoxides in air ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00222G, Communication Qishun Liu, Leilei Wang, Huilan Yue, Jiang-Sheng Li, Zidan Luo, Wei Wei A facile visible-light-driven method has been developed to construct sulfoxides from aryldiazo sulfones and thiols in air under photocatalyst-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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Characterization and utilization of aqueous products from hydrothermal conversion of biomass for bio-oil and hydro-char production: a review ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03957G, Critical Review Muhammad Usman, Huihui Chen, Kaifei Chen, Shuang Ren, James H. Clark, Jiajun Fan, Gang Luo, Shicheng Zhang Hydrothermal conversion (HTC), including hydrothermal liquefaction and hydrothermal carbonization, is a promising thermochemical technology for biomass utilization. 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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Production of 5α-androstene-3,17-dione from phytosterols by co-expression of 5α-reductase and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in engineered Mycobacterium neoaurum ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03489C, Paper Yunqiu Zhao, Yanbing Shen, Sai Ma, Jianmei Luo, Wei Ouyang, Haijie Zhou, Rui Tang, Min Wang 5α-Androstene-3,17-dione (5α-AD), an important intermediate in the synthesis of steroid drugs, is mainly synthesized by chemical methods in industry. 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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Rapid catalytic oxidation of As(III) to As(V) using a Bacillus spore–2,2,6,6-tetramethylpiperidine-1-oxyl system ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03654C, Paper Yuqing Qin, Fei Peng, Yonggang Hu A rapid and green oxidation of As(III) to As(V) was proposed using a Bacillus spore–TEMPO system. 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 organocatalytic hydroalkoxylation/Claisen rearrangement/Michael addition tandem sequence: divergent synthesis of multi-substituted 2,3-dihydrofurans and 2,3-dihydropyrroles from cyanohydrins ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03978J, Communication Zhen Sun, Zheng Li, Wei-Wei Liao A divergent synthesis of functionalized 2,3-dihydrofuran and 2,3-dihydropyrrole derivatives via a LB-catalysed hydroalkoxylation/Claisen rearrangement/Michael addition tandem sequence 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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Cell-surface display technology and metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for enhancing xylitol production from woody biomass ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03864C, Paper Gregory Guirimand, Kentaro Inokuma, Takahiro Bamba, Mami Matsuda, Kenta Morita, Kengo Sasaki, Chiaki Ogino, Jean-Guy Berrin, Tomohisa Hasunuma, Akihiko Kondo Xylitol is a major commodity chemical widely used in both the food and pharmaceutical industries. 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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Water-assisted selective hydrodeoxygenation of phenol to benzene over the Ru composite catalyst in the biphasic process ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC04017F, Paper Cheng Zhang, Chuhua Jia, Yang Cao, Yao Yao, Shaoqu Xie, Shicheng Zhang, Hongfei Lin Schematic illustration of HDO of phenol to benzene in the biphasic catalytic process. 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, self-assembly, bacterial and fungal toxicity, and preliminary biodegradation studies of a series of L-phenylalanine-derived surface-active ionic liquids ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00030E, Paper Illia V. Kapitanov, Andrew Jordan, Yevgen Karpichev, Marcel Spulak, Lourdes Perez, Andrew Kellett, Klaus Kümmerer, Nicholas Gathergood A comprehensive study devoted to designing green surface-active ionic liquids (SAILs) based on the “benign-of-design” approach results in finding greener alternatives. 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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Efficient and catalyst free synthesis of acrylic plastic precursors: methyl propionate and methyl methacrylate synthesis through reversible CO2 capture ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00413K, Paper Santosh Govind Khokarale, Jyri-Pekka Mikkola Methyl propionate (MP) and methyl methacrylate (MMA) are considered as industrially important precursors upon large-scale acrylic plastic production. The existing industrial synthetic protocols of these precursors utilize expensive catalysts accompanied... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Recyclable Route to Produce Biochar with Tailored Structure and Surface Chemistry for Enhanced Charge Storage ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00655A, Paper Mengdi Zhang, Chang Yu, zheng Ling, Jinhe Yu, Shaofeng Li, Changtai Zhao, Hongling Huang, Jieshan Qiu A green, cost-effective and sustainable route was proposed for production of nitrogen-doped porous biochar with sheet-shaped structure. Gelatin (G) served as carbon and nitrogen source, and sodium chloride (SC) functioned... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A fully bio-based polyimine vitrimer derived from fructose ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00540D, Communication Sébastien Dhers, Ghislaine Vantomme, Luc Avérous A bio-based polyimine vitrimer containing 100% renewable carbon content has been synthesised and characterised, based on bio-based furan dialdehyde derived from fructose. 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 quantitative one-pot synthesis method for industrial azo pigments with recyclable wastewater ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03982H, Paper Guangyuan Feng, Meiling Zhu, Lei Liu, Chunbao Li A quantitative one-pot synthesis method for industrial azo pigments with recyclable granular PTFE, wastewater and excess HCl 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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Uncatalyzed, on water oxygenative cleavage of inert C–N bond with concomitant 8,7-amino shift in 8-aminoquinoline derivatives ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00289H, Paper Vinayak Botla, NavyaSree Pilli, Chandrasekharam Malapaka Oxygenative cleavage of an inert CAr–NH2 bond with concomitant 1,2 amine migration in 8-aminoquinoline derivatives is achieved through an efficient, catalyst free, one step synthesis of 8-benzyloxy, 7-aminoquinoline directly from 8-aminoquinoline in water at room temperature. 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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Efficient and sustainable hydrogenation of levulinic-acid to gamma-valerolactone in aqueous solution over acid-resistant CePO4/Co2P catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00482C, Paper Hui-Juan Feng, Xiao-Chen Li, Hao Qian, Ya-Fang Zhang, Di-Hui Zhang, Dan Zhao, San-Guo Hong, Ning Zhang Following an accelerated L–H process, efficient and sustainable hydrogenation of LA with 97% yield of GVL at TOF of 0.27–0.61 s−1 in water was achieved on low-cost and acid-resistant CePO4/Co2P composite. 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 and electron deficient oxidovanadium(IV) porphyrin catalysts for selective epoxidation and oxidative bromination reactions in aqueous media ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03909G, Paper Tawseef Ahmad Dar, Bhawna Uprety, Muniappan Sankar, Mannar R. Maurya Octamethoxy vanadylporphyrin (1) and its perbromo derivative (2) have been synthesized. 2 exhibited 100% selectivity for epoxide formation with very high TOF numbers. Remarkably, 2 biomimics vanadium bromoperoxidase (VBrPO) enzyme with extremely high TOF value in water. 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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Imidazolium chloride-Co(III) complex immobilized on Fe3O4@SiO2 as a highly active bifunctional nanocatalyst for the copper-, phosphine-, and base-free Heck and Sonogashira reactions ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03919D, Paper Milad Kazemnejadi, Seyyedeh Ameneh Alavi G., Zinat Rezazadeh, Mohammad Ali Nasseri, Ali Allahresani, Mohsen Esmaeilpour A green and efficient method has been developed for Heck and Sonogashira reactions by a magnetic Co(III) bi-functional 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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Aromatisation of bio-derivable isobutyraldehyde over HZSM-5 zeolite catalysts ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00483A, Paper Jeff Deischter, Kai Schute, Dario S. Neves, Brigitta E. Ebert, Lars M. Blank, Regina Palkovits A novel efficient route to obtain aromatic products based on biomass feedstock was successfully demonstrated with high BTX 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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Visible-light-induced tandem radical addition–cyclization of 2-aryl phenyl isocyanides catalysed by recyclable covalent organic frameworks ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00022D, Communication Shuyang Liu, Wenna Pan, Songxiao Wu, Xiubin Bu, Shigang Xin, Jipan Yu, Hao Xu, Xiaobo Yang A heterogeneous visible-light-induced tandem radical addition–cyclization of isocyanides by photoactive covalent organic frameworks was developed, delivering diverse phenanthridines with high reaction efficiency and easy catalyst recyclability. 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-catalyzed synthesis of N-containing heterocycles via cyclization of ortho-substituted anilines with CO2/H2 ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00095J, Paper Zhengang Ke, Bo Yu, Huan Wang, Junfeng Xiang, Juanjuan Han, Yunyan Wu, Zhenghui Liu, Peng Yang, Zhimin Liu The CO2-involved synthesis of chemicals is of great significance from the green and sustainable chemistry viewpoint. 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 selective hydrogenation and rearrangement of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to 3-hydroxymethyl-cyclopentone over a bimetallic nickel–copper catalyst in water ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC04009E, Paper Shujing Zhang, Hong Ma, Yuxia Sun, Yang Luo, Xin Liu, Meiyun Zhang, Jin Gao, Jie Xu The selective hydrogenation and rearrangement of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) to 3-hydroxymethyl-cyclopentone (HCPN) were studied over a MOF-derived bimetallic nickel–copper catalyst in water. 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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Safer bio-based solvents to replace toluene and tetrahydrofuran for the biocatalyzed synthesis of polyesters ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03567A, Paper Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence. Alessandro Pellis, Fergal P. Byrne, James Sherwood, Marco Vastano, James W. Comerford, Thomas J. Farmer Biocatalyzed synthesis of aliphatic and furan-based polyesters in safer, bio-derived solvents for the substitution of toluene and tetrahydrofuran. 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 fabrication of carbon dots-based lubricants using a facile ultrasonic approach ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC04021D, Paper Chuang He, Honghao Yan, Xiaojie Li, Xiaohong Wang Mechanical friction and wear account for approximately one third of the present global energy consumption. 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 of Skin Fibre Opening enzyme for Sulphide-free Leather Beam House Operation through Xenobiology ()
Green Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03479F, Paper Ayyadurai Niraikulam, Surya Lakshmi P, Ilamaran Meganathan, Sriram Raghavan, Kamini Numbi Ramudu, Easwaramoorthi Shanmugam, Ganesh Shanmugam Leather industry contributes significantly to the Indian economy; however, it is encountering several environmental regulation challenges due to heavy pollution caused through discharge of enormous amounts of liquid and solid... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Access to green primary explosives via constructing coordination polymers based on bis-tetrazole oxide and non-lead metals ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03973A, Paper Qi Zhang, Dong Chen, Dong Jing, Guijuan Fan, Liu He, Hongzhen Li, Wentao Wang, Fude Nie An environmentally friendly method to prepare new-generation green primary explosives with excellent performances has been developed on the basis of a coordination chemistry strategy. 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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Electrochemically initiated intermolecular C–N formation/cyclization of ketones with 2-aminopyridines: an efficient method for the synthesis of imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03622E, Communication Mei-Lin Feng, Shu-Qi Li, Hui-Zi He, Long-Yi Xi, Shan-Yong Chen, Xiao-Qi Yu Electrochemical intermolecular C–N formation for the synthesis of imidazopyridines. 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 dehydrogenation of hydrazines to azo compounds ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9GC00515C, Paper Ke-Si Du, Jing-Mei Huang A strategy for the electrochemical dehydrogenation of hydrazine compounds is disclosed under ambient conditions. Its synthetic value is well demonstrated by the highly efficient synthesis of symmetric and unsymmetric azo compounds. It is an environmentally friendly transformation and the present protocol was effective on a large scale. 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 critical review on the analysis of lignin carbohydrate bonds ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03606C, Critical Review Nicola Giummarella, Yunqiao Pu, Arthur J. Ragauskas, Martin Lawoko This review highlights the challenges of analyzing lignin–carbohydrate bonds, which are hypothesized to contribute to the recalcitrance in biomass fractionation. 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 a ZIF-derived hollow yolk–shell Co@CN catalyst for the oxidative esterification of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural ()
Green Chem., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03868F, Communication Kang-kang Sun, Shu-jie Chen, Ze-lin Li, Guo-ping Lu, Chun Cai A ZIF-derived hollow yolk–shell Co@CN catalyst is synthesized for the oxidative esterification of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural. 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 ethanol into butadiene over high performance LiZnHf-MFI zeolite nanosheets ()
Green Chem., 2019, 21,1006-1010 DOI: 10.1039/C8GC03983F, Communication Chan Wang, Mingyuan Zheng, Xinsheng Li, Xianquan Li, Tao Zhang Superior catalytic performances were obtained over LiZnHf-MFI zeolite nanosheets for ethanol conversion into butadiene. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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