Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Green Solvents and Extraction Technology

1st Edition - January 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Dr. Inamuddin, Tariq Altalhi
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323951562

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Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science: Green Solvents and Extraction Technology provides information on the use of green solvents and discusses a variety of green solvents together with applications in the synthesis of pharmaceutical drugs, energy conversion, and storage, catalysis, biodiesel synthesis, multicomponent reactions, waste valorisation, etc. The book comprises introductory chapters related to the applications of green solvents for sustainable developments, research trends, technical development, environment issues, and related concern. It discusses the application of extraction technology for sustainable development, including extraction of nanocellulose from agricultural wastes, polysaccharides extraction, extraction of phenolic, antioxidants extraction from vegetable, extraction of biomolecules, green solvents extractions from biomass, and extraction of precious metals using green solvents.

Key Features

  • Provides an overview of the applicability of green solvents for sustainable development
  • Delvers in-depth literature on the use of green solvents for industrial processes
  • Highlights issues related to research trends, sustainable development, and the environment
  • Focuses on the extraction technology
  • Offers an overview of the use of green solvent-based extraction
  • Presents in-depth literature on the extraction of a variety of substances using green solvents


Post-graduate students and academic researchers in chemistry, polymer science and technology, and other interdisciplinary fields of science and technology Researchers in chemical and materials synthesis industries

Table of Contents

  • 1. Alternative solvents in catalysis – a challenge for sustainable processes
    2. Utilization of green solvents for synthesis of biodiesel
    3. Chemistry of ionic liquids in multicomponent reactions
    4. Green solvents in polymer synthesis
    5. Click reaction in micellar media: a green and sustainable approach towards 1,2,3-triazoles synthesis
    6. Industrial application of green solvent for energy conversion and storage
    7. Applications of ionic liquids as green solvents in enhanced oil recovery
    8. Ionic liquids: from chemistry to applications
    9. The role of ionic liquids in renewable energy storage and conversion
    10. Solvation within deep eutectic solvent-based systems: a review
    11. Understanding green chemistry principles: a comprehensive foundation
    12. Green solvents and sustainable development
    13. Ionic liquids for phenolic compounds extraction
    14. Polysaccharides extraction and processing using green solvents: recent developments, challenges, and new opportunities
    15. Green strategies for extraction of nanocellulose from agricultural wastes- current trends and future perspectives
    16. Antioxidants extraction from vegetable matrices with green solvents
    17. Industrial applications of green solvents for extraction of biomolecules
    18. Extraction of phenolic compounds from medicinal plants
    19. Green Methods for extraction of biomolecules
    20. Application of green solvents and novel extraction techniques for isolation of biomolecules
    21. Chemistry and extraction techniques of phenolic compounds
    22. Extraction of phenolic compounds by conventional and green innovative technologies
    23. Application of ionic liquids for extraction of phenolic compounds and dyes: a critical review
    24. Ionic liquids for extraction of precious metals
    25. Formulation of functional foods through the use of green extraction techniques
    26. Green Methods for Extraction of phenolic compound

Product details

  • No. of pages: 550
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: January 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323951562

About the Editors

Dr. Inamuddin

Inamuddin is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He is also a permanent faculty member (Assistant Professor) at the Department of Applied Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He obtained a Master of Science degree in Organic Chemistry from Chaudhary Charan Singh (CCS) University, Meerut, India, in 2002. He then received his Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Applied Chemistry from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), India, in 2004 and 2007, respectively. He has extensive research experience in multidisciplinary fields of Analytical Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, and Electrochemistry and, more specifically, renewable energy and environment. He has worked on different research projects as project fellow and senior research fellow funded by University Grants Commission (UGC), Government of India, and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India. He has received the Fast Track Young Scientist Award from the Department of Science and Technology, India, to work in the area of bending actuators and artificial muscles. He has completed four major research projects sanctioned by University Grant Commission, Department of Science and Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, and Council of Science and Technology, India. He has published 138 research articles in international journals of repute and eighteen book chapters in knowledge-based book editions published by renowned international publishers. Additionally, he has published forty-two edited books and is an editorial board member and associate editor for a number of journals. He has attended as well as chaired sessions in various international and national conferences. He has worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow, leading a research team at the Creative Research Initiative Center for Bio-Artificial Muscle, Hanyang University, South Korea, in the field of renewable energy, especially biofuel cells. He has also worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center of Research Excellence in Renewable Energy, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia, in the field of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells and computational fluid dynamics of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells. His research interest includes ion exchange materials, a sensor for heavy metal ions, biofuel cells, supercapacitors and bending actuators.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tariq Altalhi

Dr. Tariq Altalhi is Assistant Professor at Department of Applied Chemistry. Nanotechnology, and Chemistry at Taif University, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Altalhi’s research focuses on the transformation of solid organic waste to valuable nanomaterials and economic nanostructure as well as exploration of natural extracts and their application in generation of value-added products such as nanomaterials, incense, etc. Through his work as an independent researcher, he has led a group of multidisciplinary researchers encompassing fields including chemistry, materials science, biology, and pharmaceutical science.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of the Department of Chemistry and Vice Dean of Science College, Taif University, Saudi Arabia

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