25 No. 2
Tundo and T. Patti (eds.)
2001 (ISBN 88-88214-00-5)
"Floating Tree" by F. Tundo is the illustration that appears
on the book cover of Green Chemistry Education.
book is the result of the joint IUPAC/OECD (Organisation for
Economic Co-operation and Development) Workshop on Green Chemistry
Education held in Venice in September 2001. The first section
of the book deals with the following five topics:
existing government and industry programs (R&D, awards,
information, tools, etc.) useful for incorporating green
chemistry into the education systems
existing green chemistry educational materials, tools, initiatives,
educational areas that address green chemistry education
elaboration and carrying out the green chemistry educational
programs/projects with new educational materials/tools
and recommendations necessary to carry out green chemistry
second section is a comprehensive listing of available green
chemistry education resources, organized by categories such
as literature, journal articles specific to green chemistry
education, lecture courses (not degree courses), Web-based
materials, software-based tools, public awareness materials,
exchange programs, generic funding resources, industrial resources,
and national and international competitions that promote green
third section is devoted to a survey and its results. It gives
an overview of the needs and the expectations of the worldwide
organizations present at the workshop and operating in the
field of green chemistry education.
report is free to download from <helios.unive.it/inca/pubblicazioni.htm>.
Printed copies are available upon request.
modified 3 March 2003.
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