ISC3

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ISC3 – International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre

ISC3 promotes the scientific debate on the emerging concept of sustainable chemistry. Below, please find a compilation of scientific articles and thought-starters, discussing green and sustainable chemistry as future guiding principle in chemical sciences and a contribution to sustainable innovation and the 2030 Agenda.

Journal of Chemical Education 2021 98 (4), 1061-1063

Integrating Sustainability into Learning in Chemistry

by Jane E. Wissinger, Aurelia Visa, Bipul B. Saha, Stephen A. Matlin, Peter G. Mahaffy, Klaus Kümmerer, and Sarah Cornell

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Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, Volume 17, September 2020, 100312

Material circularity and the role of the chemical sciences as a key enabler of a sustainable post-trash age
By Stephen A. Matlin, Goverdhan Mehta, Henning Hopf, Alain Krief, Lisa Keßler, Klaus Kümmerer

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Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, Volume 12, June 2019, 100136

From a problem to a business opportunity-design of pharmaceuticals for environmental biodegradability
By Klaus Kümmerer (klaus.kuemmerer©isc3.org)

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NATURE CHEMISTRY, VOL 11, MARCH 2019, Pages 190–195

Circular chemistry to enable a circular economy
By Tom Keijer, Vincent Bakker and J. Chris Slootweg

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Science 20 Jul 2018, Vol. 361, Issue 6399, pp. 222-224

A path to clean water
By Klaus Kümmerer, Dionysios D. Dionysiou, Oliver Olsson and Despo Fatta-Kassinos

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GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, 2018, Volume 27, Number 2

Sustainable Chemistry and the International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3)
By Myriam Elschami and Klaus Kümmerer

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Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 162, 20 September 2017, Pages 273-285

Acknowledging temporal diversity in sustainability transformations at the nexus of interconnected systems
By Annika Weiser, Lotte M. Lutza, Daniel J. Lang, Klaus Kümmerer (klaus.kuemmerer©isc3.org)

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Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, Volume 5, June 2017, Pages 94-104

The concept of sustainable chemistry: Key drivers for the transition towards sustainable development
By Christopher Blum, Dirk Bunke, Maximilian Hungsberg, Elsbeth Roelofs, Anke Joas, Reinhard Joas Markus Blepp, Hans-Christian Stolzenberg

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Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, Volume 5, June 2017, Pages 105-114

Putting sustainable chemistry and resource use into context: The role of temporal diversity
By Annika Weiser, Daniel J. Lang, Klaus Kümmerer (klaus.kuemmerer©isc3.org)

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Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 2017, 56, 16420 – 16421

Sustainable Chemistry: A Future Guiding Principle
Guest Editorial by Klaus Kümmerer

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