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Top 10 Most Downloaded 2017 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Articles

Blog Post created by ACS Green Chemistry Institute® on Nov 30, 2017

What were the most popular sustainability research topics in 2017? Here's a list of the most downloaded ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering articles from the last year.



James Coombs OBrien, Laura Torrente-Murciano, Davide Mattia, and Janet L. Scott.

Continuous Production of Cellulose Microbeads via Membrane Emulsification

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (7), pp 5931–5939

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b00662



Mukesh Kumar Kumawat, Mukeshchand Thakur, Raju B. Gurung, and Rohit Srivastava. Graphene Quantum Dots from Mangifera indica: Application in Near-Infrared Bioimaging and Intracellular Nanothermometry.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (2), pp 1382–1391

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b01893



Subhajyoti Samanta, Santimoy Khilari, Debabrata Pradhan, and Rajendra Srivastava.

An Efficient, Visible Light Driven, Selective Oxidation of Aromatic Alcohols and Amines with O2 Using BiVO4/g-C3N4 Nanocomposite: A Systematic and Comprehensive Study toward the Development of a Photocatalytic Process.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (3), pp 2562–2577

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02902



Daniel M. Miles-Barrett, James R. D. Montgomery, Christopher S. Lancefield, David B. Cordes, Alexandra M. Z. Slawin, Tomas Lebl, Reuben Carr, and Nicholas J. Westwood.

Use of Bisulfite Processing To Generate High-β-O-4 Content Water-Soluble Lignosulfonates.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (2), pp 1831–1839

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02566



Dingze Lu, Hongmei Wang, Xiaona Zhao, Kiran Kumar Kondamareddy, Junqian Ding, Chunhe Li, and Pengfei Fang.

Highly Efficient Visible-Light-Induced Photoactivity of Z-Scheme g-C3N4/Ag/MoS2 Ternary Photocatalysts for Organic Pollutant Degradation and Production of Hydrogen.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (2), pp 1436–1445

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02010



Aleksandra Paruzel, Sławomir Michałowski, Jiří Hodan, Pavel Horák, Aleksander Prociak, and Hynek Beneš.

Rigid Polyurethane Foam Fabrication Using Medium Chain Glycerides of Coconut Oil and Plastics from End-of-Life Vehicles.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (7), pp 6237–6246

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b01197



Ashley DeVierno Kreuder, Tamara House-Knight, Jeffrey Whitford, Ettigounder Ponnusamy, Patrick Miller, Nick Jesse, Ryan Rodenborn, Shlomo Sayag, Malka Gebel, Inbal Aped, Israel Sharfstein, Efrat Manaster, Itzhak Ergaz, Angela Harris, and Lisa Nelowet Grice

A Method for Assessing Greener Alternatives between Chemical Products Following the 12 Principles of Green Chemistry.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (4), pp 2927–2935

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02399



Binbin Jin, Guodong Yao, Xiaoguang Wang, Kefan Ding, and Fangming Jin.

Photocatalytic Oxidation of Glucose into Formate on Nano TiO2 Catalyst.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (8), pp 6377–6381

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b00364



Wenguang Tu, You Xu, Jiajia Wang, Bowei Zhang, Tianhua Zhou, Shengming Yin, Shuyang Wu, Chunmei Li, Yizhong Huang, Yong Zhou, Zhigang Zou, John Robertson, Markus Kraft, and Rong Xu.

Investigating the Role of Tunable Nitrogen Vacancies in Graphitic Carbon Nitride Nanosheets for Efficient Visible-Light-Driven H2 Evolution and CO2 Reduction.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (8), pp 7260–7268

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b01477



Marco Eissen and Dieter Lenoir.

Mass Efficiency of Alkene Syntheses with Tri- and Tetrasubstituted Double Bonds.

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5 (11), pp 10459–10473

DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02479







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