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Pure Appl. Chem., 2013, Vol. 85, No. 8, pp. 1643-1653

Published online 2013-07-10

Green chemistry in Brazil

Arlene G. Corrêa1*, Vânia G. Zuin1, Vitor F. Ferreira2 and Patricia G. Vázquez3

1 Chemistry Department, Federal University of São Carlos, 13565-905 São Carlos, SP, Brazil
2 Chemistry Institute, Fluminense Federal University, 24020150 Niterói, RJ, Brazil
3 CINDECA, CONICET CCTLa Plata, La Plata University, Argentina

Abstract: The philosophy of green chemistry has been very well received in Latin America’s research and development programs. In this review we describe the green chemistry contributions of Brazilian research groups over the last three years.