This course covers the 12 principles of green chemistry, atom economy and methods to reduce toxicity and wastes. Synthetic routes using green reagents, catalysts and solvents as well as renewable resources and alternative energy sources are examined. The application of green chemistry in major industrial processes is considered in the context of implementing clean technology and sustainability. Pre-req: CHMI 2426 and CHMI 2316. (lec 3) cr 3.